Academic Senate


Student Learning


Board Policy

Basic Skills

Flex Day




and Minutes


Agendas all on one page F2006-S2010


Agendas all on one page F2010 to present



Nov 20, 2014

2:30-4:15 in LTC 216

Agenda in printable form


Alfred Hochstaedter (President)

Kathleen Clark (VP)

Paola Gilbert (ASCCC delegate)

Catherine Webb 


Merry Dennehy

Lynn Kragelund

Sandra Washington

Robynn Smith

Eric Ogata



Heather Craig

Alexis Copeland
Kevin Raskoff/

Andres Durstenfeld

Mike Torres

Mark Clements

I.  Opening Business

A.  Public Comments

Any persons may have up to three minutes to address the Academic Senate on any subject not on the agenda today.


B. Approval of Draft Minutes from the Nov 6 meeting  (2:30-2:35)  

Thank you Lynn Kragehund


II. Reports  


A. President Report Notes (2:35-2:45)  


B. COC (Action) (2:45-2:50)

Add Kelly Fletes to the Counseling Search Committee

Previously approved members:

LaRon Johnson, chair

Alethea DeSoto,

Kim Mansfield

Molly May

Mike Torres


D. Flex Day Planning Committee Report (Feedback/Action?) (2:50-3:00)

Wednesday Schedule

Thursday Schedule


E. Fall Plenary Report (Feedback) (3:00-3:15)

Resolutions considered

Paola's report (added after the meeting)


III. Old Business


A. Equivalency (First Reading) (3:15-3:30)

Guideline proposal for disciplines not requiring a masters

Failed ASCCC resolution -- There is no Equivalent to the Associate Degree


IV. New Business


A. ICDE update -- Meet the new chair (Information) (3:30-3:45)

Jaye Luke -- Presentation


B. MPC Equity Plan (First Reading) (3:45-4:00)

Larry Walker, Rosaleen Ryan, Lakisha Bradley

Draft Student Equity Plan

Rosaleen's Prezi Presentation


B. Shared Governance Processes  (Feedback) (4:00-4:15)

Two readings for all reports/documents at *all* shared gov groups is too cumbersome and time-consuming. Examples include the Basic Skills report, the Equity Plan and the 3SP Plan.


V. Future Agenda Items


B. Plagiarism

Point person needed for this topic to return to the agenda.

A report from PERS 10.

MPC College Catalog; pertinent material on pp. 42-46