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Latest Rostrum Articles

Date Title Committee Authors
Apr 2023 Realizing the What and Determining the How President
Apr 2023 Baccalaureate Expansion in the California Community Colleges Executive Committee
Apr 2023 Resources for Academic Senate Leaders Executive Committee
Apr 2023 Time to Modify Title 5 to Define Academic Freedom Educational Policies Committee
Apr 2023 Academic Integrity in the Era of Artificial Intelligence: The Onus is on Faculty Executive Committee
Apr 2023 Accreditation: Then and Now Accreditation Committee
Apr 2023 Elevating Unheard Voices Through Critical and Intentional Evaluation of Academic Senate Foundational Documents Executive Committee
Apr 2023 Awards Season: Congratulations to Award Recipients Standards and Practices Committee
Apr 2023 Using Accreditation to Support Innovation Accreditation Committee
Apr 2023 Social Justice and Accreditation Accreditation Committee
Apr 2023 Self-Care in the Age of Collective Trauma Relations with Local Senates Committee
Feb 2023 Championing Student Success and Access Over the Last 25+ Years President
Feb 2023 Assembly Bills, Prerequisites, and Transfer Curriculum Committee
Feb 2023 Supporting Faculty with Equitable Student Placement Data and Research Committee
Feb 2023 Work Experience Regulation Changes: Expanded Opportunities for Experiential Learning Executive Committee
Feb 2023 The Driving Principles of the Ethnic Studies Disciplines Equity and Diversity Action Committee
Feb 2023 “When Did We Decide That?”: Delineation of the 10+1 in Local Governance Documents Executive Committee
Feb 2023 Addressing the Stigmatization of Academic Probation Transfer, Articulation, and Student Services Committee
Feb 2023 The "I Made It” Chair: Applying Futures Thinking to Create a Student-Centered Counseling Model
Feb 2023 How the Pandemic Impacted Noncredit Students Noncredit, Pre-Transfer, & Continuing Education Committee
Feb 2023 Disciplines List Revision Process and Proposals Standards and Practices Committee
Feb 2023 The Zero Textbook Cost Program: An Update Open Educational Resources Initiative (OERI)
Feb 2023 Demystifying the Narrative of Noncredit Education: San Diego College of Continuing Education Student Stories Noncredit, Pre-Transfer, & Continuing Education Committee
Feb 2023 In Memoriam: Rich Hansen
Nov 2022 In Memory of Barbara (Hinkley) Schnelker Executive Committee