Academic Senate
2011-2012 

Home

Student Learning
Outcomes

Accreditation

Board Policy
Review

Basic Skills

Flex Day
Info

Committees

 

Agendas

and Minutes

 

Agendas all on one page F2006-S2010

 

Agendas all on one page F2010 to present

 


AGENDA

February 16, 2012

2:30-4:15 in the Sam Karas Room

Agenda in printable form

 

I.  Opening Business

A.  Call to order and roll call

Alfred Hochstaedter (President)

Kathleen Clark (VP)

Stephanie Tetter  (Secretary)

Mark Clements (COC Chair)

Anita Johnson

Kelly Fletes

Steve Albert

Mike Torres

Catherine Webb

Sue Hanna

Jamie Dagdigian/

Robynn Smith

 Steve Belding

Brian Brady

Chris Calima
Alexis Copeland
Kevin Raskoff/

Andres Durstenfeld

 

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

 

II. Reports

 

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

 

B. COC (Possible ACTION item) (2:45-2:55)

Is the ability of the Academic Senate to appoint faculty members eroding?

If so, is it a problem?

Example: Community Education Task Force; who should appoint faculty members to this?

 

C. Flex Day Committee Report (2:55-3:10)

Flex page

 

D. Report from our committee to improve collaboration between instruction, student services, and administrative services (3:10-3:30)

 

III Old Business

None?

 

IV New Business

 

A. Ideas for Deficit Reduction (3:30 - 3:40)

Should the institution examine the efficiency of the Early Spring Semester?

Early Spring 2012 Schedule

 

B. Technology Dean Replacement (3:40-3:50)

What are our ideas on structural changes or qualities to seek

 

C. Repetition of repeatable classes (3:50-4:05)

Rosaleen Ryan will present research on how MPC may be impacted by reductions of repeatability of repeatable classes.

Data from Rosaleen.

 

D. Accreditation Report on the three SLO recommendations (4:05-4:15)

An early peak so there are no surprises later on

2010 reports from The Commission and The Visiting Team

Draft response to the three SLO recommendations

The Response Plan -- approved by Academic Senate Dec 1, 2011

Documents that have been revised to more directly incorporate student learning and/or the Program Reflections process (changes highlighted with red circles):

GrantApprovalFormHighlight.pdf

SLOBlueHandsFormHighlight.pdf

SLOFacultyPositionRequestFormHighlight.pdf

SLOFoundationFacultyStaffAdvanceAwardsHighlight.pdf

SLOProgRevAnnualUpdateActionPlanHighlight.pdf

Preceding five forms all in one pdf document (please excuse the formatting issues)

SLOTravel-ConferenceFormHighlight.pdf

SLOInstructEquipmentEmergencyRequests.docx

 

 

V Future Agenda Items

A Report from out committee on the faculty evaluation and mentoring process