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



April 21, 2011

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)

Heather Faust (VP)

Stephanie Tetter  (Secretary)

Mark Clements (COC Chair)

Anita Johnson (ASCCC rep)

Steve Albert

Kathleen Clark

Mila MacBain

Nancy Bingaman

Jamie Dagdigian

Susan Joplin

Brian Brady

Chris Calima
Alexis Copeland
Susan Walter


B. Approval of Draft Minutes from the April 7, 2011 meeting (2:30-2:35)


II. Reports


A. President/SLO Committee Report Notes (2:35-2:40)


B. COC (Possible ACTION item) (2:40-2:45)


C. Flex Day Committee Report (2:45-3:00)

E. Technology Committee Report (3:00-3:05)


D. ASCCC Report (3:05-3:20)



III Old Business


A. Student Success  (3:20-3:40)

A draft table that shows pros and cons of a selection of student success metrics

Fred's presentation showing why this issue is important

Who are John and Ken?

Community College League of CA CEO Scott Lay on the John and Ken show.

Community College League of CA CEO Scott Lay on the John and Ken show (mp3)

(Start at 5:30)


IV New Business


A. Prioritizing course sections offered in Fall 2011 and Beyond (3:40-4:05)

This could include a discussion of the role of the Academic Senate in MPC's shared governance process.

Possible Recommendations from the Academic Senate

AAAG Handout for Div Chairs making more immediate and specific suggestions


B. Board Policy 3110 Course Repetition (4:05-4:10)

Proposed Board Policy

Academic Senate proposed revision to this policy

Administrative Policy (Information only)


C. Review of 2010-2011 Academic Senate Goals (4:10-4:15)

In preparation for the 2010-11 annual report and thinking ahead to 2011-2012