Rostrums

Welcome to the Senate Rostrum! Below is the collection of articles, starting with the most recent.
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Rostrum article deadlines

Special Edition by April 18, 2022
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Latest Rostrum Articles

Title Authorship paragraph Weight
Votes of No-Confidence: An Academic Senate Perspective
ASCCC President
8
Revisiting Associate's Degree Standards 8
Broken Butterflies: The Promise of Equal Opportunity in California Public Postsecondary Education
President
8
Disciplines List Revisions
Area D Representative
8
A New Assessment for All Community College Students
South Representative, Common Assessment Initiative Steering Committee Vice Chair
8
One Step Forward, Two Steps Back – Recent Actions on Institutions by ACCJC
Accreditation and Assessment Committee Chair
8
Convergence of Diversity and Equity: Guiding Framework for the Hiring Processes
ASCCC Faculty Leadership Development Committee Member, MiraCosta College
8
Accreditation Standards: State and Local Concerns
Chair
8
Strategic Planning
President
8
Ventura District Reviews Committee Structures, Develops Shared Governance Agreements
Academic Senate President, Moorpark College
8
The Challenges of Student Equity Plans
Area A Representative, Chair, Equity and Diversity Action Committee
Foothill College, Equity and Diversity Action Committee
Santiago Canyon College, Equity and Diversity Action Committee
8
A Different Way of Thinking about SLOs
Santa Ana College, ASCCC Accreditation and Assessment Committee
8
An Oasis of Support: DACA, AB 540, and Undocumented Students
Equity and Diversity Action Committee, Skyline College
8
So, You're Thinking about a Vote of No Confidence: 10+ Questions to Ask
Area B Representative
8
Increasing Contact with the Local Senates: A New Charge for the Relations with Local Senates Committee and the Academic Senate Executive Committee
Vice President
8
Putting Excellence into "Partnership"
Secretary
8
Plus and Minus Grading Debate at San Diego Mesa
Academic Senate President, San Diego Mesa College
8
There and Back Again: Serving on an ACCJC Accreditation Evaluation Team
North Representative
8
A Small Victory for Us All: AB 1995 and Student Engagement, Inclusion, and Dignity
Equity and Diversity Action Committee
8
Subtle Support for Undocumented Students in the Classroom
Equity and Diversity Action Committee Member, College of the Canyons
8
The High Tech Center Training Unit
Former Technology Committee Chair
8
The Curriculum Committee
Chair
8
Western Governors' University: A Crisis for Accreditation
Area D
8
Legislative Update
Vice President
8
CB 21, C-ID, and the Ongoing Challenge of Defining Basic Skills Curriculum
South Representative, Curriculum Committee Chair
Bakersfield College
Sacramento City College, Curriculum Committee
8