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Latest Rostrum Articles

Titlesort ascending Published Author
Professional Development (with the emphasis on “Professional”!)

March 2011

  • Jon Drinnon
    Faculty Development Committee Chair
Processes and Models for Class Section Cuts

May 2011

  • Phil Smith
    Los Rios CCD Senate President
Problems at Santa Rosa J.C.

April 1998

  • Johnna James
    Santa Rosa Junior College
Prior Learning Experience for Credit: A Faculty Question

May 2016

  • Dolores Davison
    Area B Representative
Principles and Pragmatism Once More: Three Educational Policy Breakouts

May 2005

  • Ian Walton
    Vice President
Principle and Integrity in the Academy

March 2004

  • Leon Marzillier
    Relations with Local Senates Committee Chair
Previews of Coming Attractions for Spring 2015: Many Paths, Many Voices

February 2015

  • David Morse
President's Message: Toward a More Perfect Union

March 2000

  • Linda Collins
President's Message: Teaching: A Call for Renewal and Rededication

October 1999

  • Linda Collins
President's Message: Strengthening the Academic Senate Role in Governance

January 1998

  • Bill Scroggins
President's Message: Leadership in an Educational Environment

June 1999

  • Bill Scroggins
President's Message: Faculty Unity is Within Reach

April 1999

  • Bill Scroggins
President's Message: "Just-in-Time" Education

February 1999

  • Bill Scroggins
President's Message

March 2004

  • Kate Clark
President's Message

October 2003

  • Kate Clark
Preserving Higher Education: Vigilance is Essential

September 2007

  • Janet Fulks
    Accreditation and Student Learning Outcome Ad Hoc Committee
Prerequisites: What Next?

May 2011

  • Richard Mahon
    Chair, Prerequisite Task Force
Preparing Faculty to Teach Online

February 2015

  • John Freitas
    Area C Representative, Online Education Committee Chair
  • Christina Gold
    El Camino College, Online Education Committee
Preliminary Results from the Survey of Community College Honor Programs: Student Equity Implications

May 2007

  • Lesley Kawaguchi
    Chair, Equity and Diversity Action Committee
Predicting, Planning, and Compensating: Weathering the Changing Climate in California's

May 2008

  • Michelle Pilati
    Chair, Counseling and Library Faculty Issues Committee
Practical Leadership: Turbocharging Meetings Through Advance Preparation

April 2013

  • Phil Smith
    Executive Committee At-Large Representative
Practical Leadership: Connecting Local Senates with Plenaries and Institutes

March 2014

  • Phil Smith
    ASCCC Executive Committee, North Representative
  • Timothy Pawlak
    San Diego Continuing Education
Power in the Collective: Faculty, Collegial Consultation, and Collaboration

April 2017

  • Julie Bruno
Power and Paranoia: Effective Senates are Victors, not Victims

April 2003

  • Hoke Simpson
Possible Changes And Potential Challenges: The Recommendations Of The Chancellor’s Office Professsional Development Committee

April 2013

  • Dianna Chiabotti
    North Representative
  • David Morse