Rostrum

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

Editorial Guidelines for Rostrum submissions can be found via the link here.

Click here to go to the list of full issues.

Latest Rostrum Articles

Titlesort ascending Published Author
The Search for a New Chancellor

March 2016

  • Geoffrey L. Baum
    President, Board of Governors, California Community Colleges
  • David Morse
    ASCCC President
The Rules of the Game - And When to Break Them

February 2007

  • Ian Walton
    President
The Role of Counseling Faculty in a Guided Pathways Redesign

October 2019

  • Jeffrey Hernandez
    ASCCC Guided Pathways Task Force Lead, East Los Angeles College
  • Ty Simpson
    ASCCC Guided Pathways Task Force Lead, San Bernardino Valley College
The Relationship of the Researcher with Faculty in Assessing Student Learning

March 2011

  • David Grossman
    Accreditation and SLO Committee Member
The Reemergence of Noncredit in the California Community Colleges

March 2016

  • Cheryl Aschenbach
    Lassen College, ASCCC Noncredit Committee Chair
  • Jan Young
    Glendale College, ASCCC Noncredit Committee
The QFE: What Does It Mean for Faculty and Colleges Preparing an Accreditation Self-Evaluation?

May 2016

  • Randy Beach
    Accreditation and Assessment Committee Chair
  • Kelly Cooper
    West Valley College
  • Santa Ana College
  • Alice Taylor
    West Los Angeles College
The Proposed Accreditation Standards: A Summary Critique

February 2002

  • Linda Collins
    Accrediting Commission Liaison
The Proposal to Increase Funding for Noncredit Instruction

March 2005

  • Mark Wade Lieu
    Chair of Relations With Local Senates Committee
The Power of Connection

April 2006

  • Renee Reyes Tuller
    Occupational Education Committee Member
The Partnership for Student Success at Santa Barbara City College (SBCC)

April 2010

  • Kathy Molloy
    Basic Skills Coordinator
The Other Side of CalWORKs: Issues Colleges Need to Consider

April 1998

  • Tonie Hilligoss
    Ad Hoc Welfare Reform Committee
The Online Education Initiative: A Progress Report

September 2014

  • Dan Crump
    Online Education Steering Committee, ASCCC Representative At-Large
  • John Freitas
    Online Education Steering Committee, ASCCC Area C Representative
The New Task Force on Workforce, Job Creation, and a Strong Economy: An Overview and a Call for Participation

February 2015

  • Julie Bruno
    Vice President
  • Wheeler North
    Treasurer and Futures Committee Chair
The Never-ending Question

December 2008

  • Mark Wade Lieu
    President
The Need for Full Time Faculty (again)

April 2010

  • Jane Patton
    President
The Nature of Giving: An Interview with a Foundation Donor

December 2010

  • Beth Smith
    President of the Academic Senate Foundation
  • Kate Clark
    Former President of the Academic Senate
The Mystery Behind “B +,” or Why SLO Assessment Matters

April 2020

  • Nita Gopal
    Modesto Junior College
  • Jarek Janio
    Santa Ana College
  • Karen Wong
    Skyline College
The Master Plan for Higher Education and the Missions of the California Community Colleges

January 2010

  • Jane Patton
    President
The Lessons of IMPAC

February 2002

  • Kate Clark
    Vice President
The Issue of Establishing Equivalency in Noncredit

February 2007

  • Mark Wade Lieu
    Curriculum Committee Chair
The Integrated Interview – Re-thinking the Faculty Hiring Process

May 2011

  • Dianna Chiabotti
    Basic Skills Committee Chair
  • Michelle Pilati
    ASCCC Vice President
The Insidious “D”

November 2013

  • Rich Copenhagen
    President, Student Senate for California Community Colleges
The Importance of Major Preparation

April 2018

  • Leticia Hector
    San Bernardino Valley College, ASCCC Curriculum Committee
  • Craig Rutan
    ASCCC Curriculum Committee Chair
  • Aimee Tran
    Saddleback College, ASCCC Curriculum Committee
The Importance of Designated CTE Liaisons for Local Senates

October 2016

  • Lorraine Slattery-Farrell
    CTE Leadership Chair
  • Jolena Grande
    CTE Leadership Committee member
The Impact of the Overuse of Part-Time Faculty

February 1999

  • Bill Scroggins
    President

Pages