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
When Are Counseling Paraprofessionals Appropriate? A Friendly Reminder

April 2010

  • Mary Beth Barrios
    San Bernardino Valley College, Member of Counseling and Library Faculty Issue Committee
  • Char Perlas
    Mission College, Member of Counseling and Library Faculty Issue Committee
Where has the Vocational Faculty Leadership Institute Gone?

March 2014

  • Julie Adams
    Executive Director
  • Wheeler North
    Faculty Coordinator Statewide Career Pathways
Where is the Money? Financing Community Colleges in California

September 2010

  • Michelle Pilati
    Vice President
Where We Have Been, Where We Are Now, and Where We Are Going

September 2014

  • David Morse
Where, Oh Where, Does the Curriculum Go?

May 2006

  • Michelle Pilati
Whither Local Control?

March 2011

  • Lesley Kawaguchi
    Relations with Local Senates Committee Chair
Who Coordinates Your Campus-wide Basic Skills Efforts? Effective Organizational Practices in Basic Skills

September 2008

  • Janet Fulks
    BSI Project Coordinator with excerpts from the Basic Skills Handbook
  • Marcy Alancraig
    BSI Project Coordinator
Who Gets to Play: Elections and the Executive Committee

May 2009

  • Phillip Maynard
    Elections Committee Chair
  • Cathy Cox
    Executive Committee Member
Who Gets to Teach That Course? The Importance of Assigning Courses to Disciplines

September 2016

  • John Freitas
    ASCCC Standards and Practices Committee Chair
Who We Are: Demographic Survey of ASCCC Committee Members

December 2012

  • Katie Townsend-Merino
    Standards, Equity, Access and Practices Committee
  • Phil Smith
    Past Equity and Diversity Committee Chair
Who's Driving Your Curriculum?

February 2007

  • Michelle Pilati
    North Representative
Who’s Afraid of the Big Bad MOOC?

December 2012

  • Dolores Davison
    Distance Education Ad Hoc Group
Why Full-time Faculty Matter

February 2006

  • Michelle Pilati
    Curriculum Committee Chair
Why Legislative Advocacy Matters

February 2019

  • Wendy Brill-Wynkoop
    FACCC Legislative and Advocacy Committee Chair
  • Dolores Davison
    ASCCC Vice President and ASCCC Legislative and Advocacy Committee Chair
Why Should We Care About Categoricals?

November 2009

  • Counseling & Library Faculty Issues Committee and the Transfer & Articulation Committee
Why the Master Plan Matters

April 2001

  • Hoke Simpson
    Vice President
Why We Pursue Diversity

February 2006

  • Lesley Kawaguchi
    Equity and Diversity Action Committee Chair
Why We Resist the Business Model

March 2011

  • David Morse
    South Representative
Why We Still Need the Common Assessment

April 2017

  • Dolores Davison
    Secretary, ASCCC Curriculum Chair
  • Craig Rutan
    Area D Representative, CAI Advisory Committee Co-Chair
Why We, the Faculty, Need to Own and Embrace Student Learning Outcomes: A Cautionary History and Political Lesson

December 2008

  • Lesley Kawaguchi
    Chair, Accreditation and SLO Committee
Why WGU is a Bad Idea for California

April 2012

  • Dolores Davison
    Distance Education Task Force member
Win, Lose, or Draw: Hiring Administrators

May 2007

  • Michelle Pilati
    Relations with Local Senates Committee Chair
Workforce Task Force Recommendations: Minimum Qualifications and Faculty Preparation

March 2016

  • John Stanskas
    ASCCC Secretary, Standards and Practices Chair, and CCCAOE Representative
Working Together, Better For All: ASCCC And CCLC Collaboration

May 2015

  • David Morse
    ASCCC President
  • Thuy Thi Nguyen
    Interim President and CEO, Community College League of California
Your College Has Completed Its Student Equity PlanNow What?

November 2005

  • Lesley Kawaguchi
    Equity and Diversity Action Committee Chair