Whereas, The Academic Senate for California Community Colleges has consistently supported the provision of well-designed educational programs as a successful anti-poverty strategy;
Whereas, The CalWORKs program is an important component of this strategy that serves the most vulnerable students in our system; and
Whereas, CalWORKs program reductions and changes are currently under consideration at both the state and federal level;
Resolved, That the Academic Senate adopt the paper CalWORKs in California Community Colleges: An Academic Senate Perspective.
MSC Disposition: Local Senates
The paper was published and is now posted on the Senate web.