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Latest Rostrum Articles

Titlesort ascending Published Author
United we Succeed: Responding to Criticisms of the California Community Colleges

March 2011

  • Michelle Pilati
    Futures Committee Chair
Understanding Interdisciplinary Studies

September 2008

  • Beth Smith
    Standards and Practices Committee, Chair
  • Dan Crump
    Standards and Practices Committee, Past Chair
Understanding and Navigating the Equivalency Process: A CTE Faculty Perspective

February 2017

  • Chad Lewis
    Lassen College Automotive Instructor, ASCCC CTE Leadership Committee Member
Understanding and Improving Student Access and Success

February 2020

  • Virginia "Ginni" May
    ASCCC Treasurer and Guided Pathways Task Force Chair
Underage Students

December 2006

  • Beth Smith
    Educational Policies Committee
Trouble Continues at Former Saddleback District

September 1997

  • Kate Clark
    Irvine Valley College
Trojan Horse or Tremendous Godsend? Retooling Adult Education in a New Era

October 2014

  • Leigh Anne Shaw
    ASCCC Noncredit Committee
  • Candace Lynch-Thompson
    ASCCC Noncredit Committee
Transforming the Culture: Working Together to Benefit Students

March 2016

  • Julie Bruno
    ASCCC Vice President
  • Sylvia Dorsey-Robinson
    CSSO President Elect, West Hills College
  • Irene Malmgren
    CIO President, Mt. San Antonio College
  • Julius Sokenu
    CCCAOE President Elect, Moorpark College
  • John Stanskas
    ASCCC Secretary
Transfer: A Political Issue or A College Mission?

October 2001

  • Kate Clark
    Vice President
Transfer-From a New Perspective?

September 2005

  • Kate Clark
    Immediate Past President
Transfer Model Curricula: Preserving the Integrity of Transfer Associate Degrees

November 2011

  • David Morse
Transfer Degrees—Elephants in the Room, Lines in the Sand, Hills to Die on, and Dead Horses

November 2009

  • Michelle Pilati
    Vice President
Transfer Degree Déjà Vu

January 2010

  • Beth Smith
    Executive Committee
Training Your Replacement

September 2011

  • David Morse
  • Lesley Kawaguchi
    Area C Representative
Training New or Potential Faculty: Whose Responsibility Is It?

May 2011

  • David Morse
    Long Beach City College, South Representative
Tracking Legislation: The Two Year Process

December 2008

  • Shaaron Vogel
    Legislation and Governmental Relations Liaison
TOP Code Alignment Project and Impacts on Local Coding

October 2017

  • Craig Rutan
    ASCCC Curriculum Committee Chair
To Teach or not to Teach,

March 2007

  • Wheeler North
    Area D Representative
To Sign or Not to Sign? That is the Question of Every Academic Senate President

April 2019

  • Dolores Davison
    ASCCC Vice President
  • Virginia "Ginni" May
    ASCCC Treasurer
To Serve or Not to Serve: Considerations When Running for the ASCCC Executive Committee

April 2020

  • Stephanie Curry
    ASCCC North Representative
  • Carrie Roberson
    ASCCC North Representative
To Lick It or Click It: That is the Question

March 2011

  • Wheeler North
    Standards and Practices Committee Chair
  • Julie Adams
    execExecutive Director
To Diversify Faculty, Interrupt the Usual and Seize Opportunities

December 2006

  • Gil Puga
    Rio Hondo College, Equity and Diversity Action Committee
  • Stephanie Dumont
    Golden West College, Equity and Diversity Action Committee
To Be MC D Or Not To Be MC D-That Was The Question

May 2009

  • Wheeler North
    Chair, Relations with Local Senates Committee
Title 5 and Distance Education: Is Separate Course Review Enough?

February 2019

  • Geoffrey Dyer
    ASCCC Area A Representative
  • Cheryl Aschenbach
    ASCCC North Representative
  • Conan McKay
    Mendocino College
Three “Takes” of a Course: Limiting Withdrawals and Repetition to Alleviate Substandard Grades

September 2011

  • Beth Smith
    Vice President