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 ascending Published Author
Instant Runoff Voting

February 2020

  • David Mezzera
    ASCCC Parliamentarian
  • Geoffrey Dyer
    Standards & Practices Committee Chair
Infusing Cultural Competency, Diversity, and Equity

September 2014

  • John Stanskas
    Chair, Accreditation Committee
  • James Todd
    Chair, Equity and Diversity Action Committee
Information is Power: Data at Your Disposal

September 2004

  • Mark Wade Lieu
Information Competency: Moving Ahead Despite...

October 2002

  • Kate Clark
  • Dan Crump
Information Competency Graduation Requirement Programs: A Survey of Methods

May 2007

  • Shawna Hellenius
    Consumnes River College
Information Competency - the Invisible Basic Skills

May 2007

  • Dan Crump
    Librarian, American River College
Increasing Contact with the Local Senates: A New Charge for the Relations with Local Senates Committee and the Academic Senate Executive Committee

October 2001

  • Kate Clark
    Vice President
In the Wake of George Floyd: An Open Letter to College Educators Across the Nation

July 2020

  • Nadiyah Herron
    Professor of Communication Studies, San Bernardino Valley College
In the Beginning: The Role of Community College Faculty

September 2013

  • Beth Smith
    ASCCC President
In Memorium: Walter Mccallum

September 2016

In Memorium: Professor Leon Baradat

October 2016

In Memorium Norbert Bischof (1933 - 2009)

September 2009

  • Kate Clark
    Past President
  • Ian Walton
    Past President
  • Mark Wade Lieu
    Past President
In Memorium Loretta Hernandez

September 2012

In Memoriam: Beverly Shue (1938-2013)

November 2013

In Memoriam of Phillip Maynard

March 2014

In Memorandum of Doug Sabiston, Senator Emeritus

February 2016

In Defense of Teaching: Qualitative Assessment

September 2010

  • Joe Safdie
    SLO and Accreditation Committee, San Diego Mesa College
In Defense of Idealism

March 2004

  • Kate Clark
In Appreciation of John Vasconcellos

September 2014

  • Dolores Davison
    Area B Representative
  • Lesley Kawaguchi
    Chair, History of the ASCCC Task Force
Improving Student Access to Financial Aid

May 2011

  • Esther Matthew
    Counseling and Library Faculty Issues Committee
Improving Major Preparationfor Transfer

June 1999

  • Bill Scroggins
Improving Election Procedures: An Idea Whose Time Has Come?

March 2005

  • Leon Marzillier
Implementing Prerequisites: A Response to SSTF Recommendation 3.4

April 2012

  • David Morse
    Curriculum Committee Chair with assistance from the Curriculum Committee Members
Implementation of the Student Success Task Force Recommendations

February 2012

  • Michelle Pilati
    President, ASCCC
Implementation of the SSTF Recommendations – The Case for Coordination and Sequencing

April 2012

  • Michelle Pilati
    President, ASCCC