Welcome to the Senate Rostrum! Below is the collection of articles, starting with the most recent.

Rostrum article deadlines for 2021-22:
January 3, 2022 and February 25, 2022

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

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Latest Rostrum Articles

Titlesort descending Published Author
Principles and Pragmatism Once More: Three Educational Policy Breakouts

May 2005

  • Ian Walton
    Vice President
Prior Learning Experience for Credit: A Faculty Question

May 2016

  • Dolores Davison
    Area B Representative
Problems at Santa Rosa J.C.

April 1998

  • Johnna James
    Santa Rosa Junior College
Processes and Models for Class Section Cuts

May 2011

  • Phil Smith
    Los Rios CCD Senate President
Professional Development (with the emphasis on “Professional”!)

March 2011

  • Jon Drinnon
    Faculty Development Committee Chair
Professional Development: A New Chapter?

February 2015

  • Dolores Davison
    Professional Development Committee
  • Alex Immerblum
    Professional Development Committee
Professional Development: Come One, Come All

October 2014

  • Dolores Davison
    Area B Representative, Professional Development Committee Chair
  • Arnita Porter
    West Los Angeles College, Professional Development Committee
Program Discontinuance: A Faculty Issue

April 1998

  • Lin Marelick
Program Review: From Mandate to Benefit

November 2015

  • Wheeler North
    ASCCC Treasurer
  • Kathy Booth
    LaunchBoard Project Manager
Project Empowerment

September 2008

  • Beth Smith
    Equity and Diversity Action Committee, Chair
  • Phillip Maynard
    Equity and Diversity Action Committee, Past Chair
Promises to Keep

May 2005

  • Kate Clark
Putting Excellence into "Partnership"

October 1998

  • Linda Collins
Putting Prerequisites into Context: How We Got to Where We Are

January 2010

  • Mark Wade Lieu
    Prerequisite Pilot Project Task Force
Putting Students First: The Solution to the Challenge of Program Discontinuance

April 2010

  • Richard Mahon
    Chair, Curriculum Committee
  • Wheeler North
    Chair, Standards and Practices Committee
Quantitative Reasoning at the Baccalaureate Level: How We Arrived at This Moment and the Need for Further Dialog among All Faculty

November 2015

  • Virginia "Ginni" May
    ASCCC North Representative
  • John Stanskas
    ASCCC Secretary, CSU General Education Advisory Committee Member
Read about Reading

September 2009

  • Barbara Illowsky
    De Anza College
Reading May Be the Key to Unlocking Basic Skills Success

April 2010

  • Janet Fulks
    Academic Senate Basic Skills Committee Chair and Ad Hoc Noncredit Committee Chair
Reading the Tea Leaves - Detecting Patterns in the Random (or not so.)

December 2006

  • Michelle Pilati
    Executive Committee

March 2009

  • Wheeler North
    Chair, Relations with Local Senates Committee
Recognizing Faculty with Statewide Awards

October 2018

  • Rebecca Eikey
    ASCCC Standards and Practices Committee Chair
Recognizing the Excellence of Our Colleagues through Statewide and Local Awards

September 2017

  • John Freitas
    ASCCC Standards and Practices Committee Chair
Redefining the Associate Degree

December 2006

  • Mark Wade Lieu
    Associate Degree Task Force Chair
Refocusing with a New Lens

September 2007

  • Shaaron Vogel
    Chair, Relations with Local Senates
Regarding Prerequisite Policy in the California Community Colleges

September 2010

  • Nancy Shulock
    Director, Institute for Higher Education and Policy, CSU Sacramento
Regina Stanback-Stroud Diversity Award

December 2007

  • Phillip Maynard
    Chair, Equity and Diversity Act ion Committee