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

Rostrum article deadlines for 2020-21:
September 25, 2020
January 4, 2021
March 8, 2021

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Latest Rostrum Articles

Titlesort descending Published Author
"Like a Bridge Over Troubled Waters" (With gratitude to Simon and Garfunkel for their inspiration)

May 2008

  • Andrea Sibley-Smith
  • Ad Hoc Noncredit Committee
"Shouldn't Prerequisites be an Academic and Professional Matter?"

May 2006

  • Lynn Welch
"Where are We, and What are We Doing Here?"

February 2002

  • Hoke Simpson
"Whereas." The Myth

September 2004

  • Mark Snowhite
10 + 1 Myths?: The Misrepresentations and Uninformed Perspective of Robert Shireman and California Competes

April 2013

  • David Morse
  • Michelle Pilati
10 Noncredit Instruction in Guided Pathways Efforts

April 2020

  • Cheryl Aschenbach
    ASCCC Curriculum Committee Chair
  • Nili Kirschner
    ASCCC Curriculum Committee, Woodland Community College
  • Virginia "Ginni" May
    ASCCC Guided Pathways Task Force Chair
  • Dana Miho
    ASCCC Guided Pathways Task Force, Mt. San Antonio College
1998 Exemplary Award Winners

October 1998

1998 Summer Faculty Leadership Institute

September 1997

  • Lin Marelick
    Institute Coordinator
2005 Task Force Report

January 1998

  • Diane Glow
2009: A Year of Curricular Changes for California Community Colleges

March 2009

  • Janet Fulks
    Chair, Curriculum Committee
2016 Stanback-Stroud Diversity Award Winner: Jennifer Dorian, Faculty Coordinator, PASS; Instructor, Fresno City College

May 2016

29th Fall Plenary Session, Another Success

January 1998

  • Winston Butler
30 Years of Evolution for Associate Degree

February 2012

  • Beth Smith
    Vice President
60 Percent? 80 Percent?Your Academic Senate and Healthy Dissent

May 2006

  • Gary Holton
    Representative at Large
75/25-the Faculty Obligation Number or Why are We Not All There Yet?

March 2004

  • Ian Walton
    Vice President
A Challengingly Good Year: An update from the System Advisory Committee on Curriculum

September 2014

  • Julie Bruno
    Vice President, Past Co-Chair of SACC
  • Michelle Grimes-Hillman
    Co-Chair of SACC
A Commitment to Success for All: Hiring Faculty to Serve the Needs of Our Diverse Students

February 2016

  • David Morse
  • Cleavon Smith
    Equity and Diversity Action Committee Chair
  • Adrienne Foster
    CCCCO EEO/Diversity Advisory Committee Representative
A Conversation on Distance Education (DE) Workload and Quality Instruction

February 2007

  • Pat James Hanz
    Mt. San Jacinto College
  • Wheeler North
    Technology Committee Chair
A Degree with a Guarantee?

November 2011

  • Elizabeth Atondo
    Los Angeles Pierce College, Articulation Officer and Curriculum Chair
A Different Way of Thinking about SLOs

October 2016

  • Jarek Janio
    Santa Ana College, ASCCC Accreditation and Assessment Committee
A Focus on History: Preserving the Heritage and Memories of the ASCCC

April 2017

  • David Morse
    ASCCC Past President
A Funny Thing Happened On the Way to Session

March 2004

  • Yula Flournoy
A Glance Behind and a Look Ahead: A Progress Report on the Structure and Goals of the ASCCC

May 2016

  • David Morse
    ASCCC President
  • Julie Bruno
    ASCCC President-Elect
A Historical and Historic Success for the ASCCC: The 2007 Raising of the English and Math Requirements

July 2019

  • David Morse
    History of the ASCCC Project Chair
A is for Accreditation: The New Scarlet Letter

May 2009

  • Mark Wade Lieu