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

Rostrum article deadlines for 19-20:
January 6, 2020
March 9, 2020

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Latest Rostrum Articles

Titlesort descending Published Author
How Green is the Senate?

December 2010

  • Julie Adams
    Executive Director
How Important is an Advisory Committee to your Vocational Program Success?

April 2006

  • John Frala
How Much Do You Know About Your Academic Senate?

September 2005

  • Jane Patton
How Not to Hire a Chancellor and Succeed Through Trying

May 2009

  • Virginia Blumenthal
    President Board of Trustees, RCCD
  • Richard Mahon
    Academic Senate President, RCC
I Fought the Law…

September 2011

  • Richard Mahon
    Chair, 2010-2011 Educational Policies Committee
Ideals and Politics

April 2003

  • Hoke Simpson
If I Have to Explain, You Wouldn't Understand

October 2002

  • Renee Reyes Tuller
If You Have Questions, We Have Answers

February 2017

  • Dolores Davison
Ignore Us At Your Peril!": The San Francisco Accreditation Hearing

February 2002

  • Hoke Simpson
  • Julie Adams
    Executive Director
Immeasurable Outcomes - Campus Explorations: Ethics

November 2005

  • Barb Neault Kelber
  • Katie Townsend-Merino
IMPAC and the Major

April 2001

  • Kate Clark
    Lead Faculty Coordinator, IMPAC
Implementation of the SSTF Recommendations – The Case for Coordination and Sequencing

April 2012

  • Michelle Pilati
    President, ASCCC
Implementation of the Student Success Task Force Recommendations

February 2012

  • Michelle Pilati
    President, ASCCC
Implementing Prerequisites: A Response to SSTF Recommendation 3.4

April 2012

  • David Morse
    Curriculum Committee Chair with assistance from the Curriculum Committee Members
Improving Election Procedures: An Idea Whose Time Has Come?

March 2005

  • Leon Marzillier
Improving Major Preparationfor Transfer

June 1999

  • Bill Scroggins
Improving Student Access to Financial Aid

May 2011

  • Esther Matthew
    Counseling and Library Faculty Issues Committee
In Appreciation of John Vasconcellos

September 2014

  • Dolores Davison
    Area B Representative
  • Lesley Kawaguchi
    Chair, History of the ASCCC Task Force
In Defense of Idealism

March 2004

  • Kate Clark
In Defense of Teaching: Qualitative Assessment

September 2010

  • Joe Safdie
    SLO and Accreditation Committee, San Diego Mesa College
In Memorandum of Doug Sabiston, Senator Emeritus

February 2016

In Memoriam of Phillip Maynard

March 2014

In Memoriam: Beverly Shue (1938-2013)

November 2013

In Memorium Loretta Hernandez

September 2012

In Memorium Norbert Bischof (1933 - 2009)

September 2009

  • Kate Clark
    Past President
  • Ian Walton
    Past President
  • Mark Wade Lieu
    Past President