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
Equitizing Merit and Fit: Establishing a Baseline Understanding

February 2020

  • Luke Lara
    MiraCosta College
Equalization or Will We Ever Be There?

September 2004

  • Ian Walton
    Vice President
Ensuring the Recognition of Outstanding Work

May 2015

  • Craig Rutan
    Standards and Practices Committee Chair
Ensuring the Quality of Your Online Courses: Considerations for Local Policy and Practices

March 2016

  • Dolores Davison
    Chair, ASCCC Online Education Committee
  • Michelle Pilati
    Interim Chief Professional Development Officer, Online Education Initiative
Ensuring Effective Communication in Distance Education

September 2004

  • Pat James Hanz
  • Michelle Pilati
Enrollment Management in Very Challenging Times: What the LAO Says and What Faculty Should Do

March 2011

  • Jane Patton
Engineering 101: What Faculty Need to Know About Advising Engineering Students

May 2008

  • Char Perlas
    Mission College, MESA Director/Counselor, Counseling and Library Faculty Issues Committee
Eminence-Do I Know It When I See It?

May 2008

  • Dan Crump
    Chair, Standards and Practices Committee
Embracing and Implementing New K-12 Standards in English, Mathematics and Science

April 2013

  • Carolyn Holcroft
    Biology, Foothill College
  • Beth Smith
    ASCCC Vice President
Embracing and Implementing New K-12 Standards in English, Mathematics and Science

June 2013

  • Beth Smith
    ASCCC Vice President
  • Carolyn Holcroft
    Foothill College
Efforts to Improve Basic Skills Instruction in Community Colleges Show Promise

February 2002

  • Mark Snowhite
Effective Practices: Part-Time Faculty and Local Academic Senates

April 2012

  • Lesley Kawaguchi
    Educational Policies Committee Chair
Effective Practices for Student Engagement in the Online Environment

September 2016

  • Conan McKay
    ASCCC Online Education Committee Chair
  • Lorraine Slattery-Farrell
    ASCCC At Large Representative, Online Education Committee Member
Effective Participation in Governance: Policies and Practices

October 2017

  • Julie Bruno
    President, ASCCC
Effective and Efficient Local Curriculum Approval Processes

October 2016

  • Dolores Davison
    ASCCC Secretary and Curriculum Chair
  • John Freitas
    ASCCC Treasurer and Past Curriculum Chair
Educational Profit and the Common Good?

March 2011

  • Larry Buckley
    Vice-President of Instruction, San Bernardino Valley College
  • Richard Mahon
    Riverside College, Executive Committee
Educational Policies Committee

October 2003

  • Ian Walton
Educational Opportunities

February 2008

  • Phillip Maynard
    Chair, Equity and Diversity Action Committee
Education Changes Things

July 2019

  • Janet Fulks
    Bakersfield College
Editorial: California Community Colleges – and Inequity?

April 2018

  • Jeff Burdick
    Clovis Community College
Dual Enrollment: What Local Senates Need to Know

February 2016

  • Dolores Davison
    Educational Policies Committee Chair
  • Wheeler North
    ASCCC Treasurer
Dual Enrollment and Basic Skills: A New Pathway for Students

May 2016

  • Dolores Davison
    Educational Policies Chair
Do You Know Who Will Take Your Place

March 2005

  • Julie Adams
    Executive Director
Do They Really Care About US: The Civil Right Act 1964, Diversity, and Equity

July 2020

  • Nyree Berry
    Faculty, African American Outreach Initiative Lead Liaison, Los Angeles Community College District
Do I Matter?

July 2020

  • Elizabeth Craigg-Walker
    Part-time Instructor, Area C