May 20, 2010
Good AAAG discussion about Equivalency.
Asked that all forms go through the division chair, because
they are the most knowledgeable about the equivalency requirements.
-Requested that ongoing searches be considered applicable for
the search part of the specific courses requirements.
-I will check with HR about the nature of these searches.
-John A. wants an "Equivalency for Dummies" one-page
Meeting at CSUMB
I attended the Tech Rent Grant meeting on Tuesday May 18th.
Interesting idea. I see no reason, other than the logistical
implications, that MPC should not participate in this grant opportunity.
I think there’s a lot of logistical questions that will
require a lot of thought before going into this. The grant will no doubt need to
provide salaries for logistical support for MPC. I think hard questions should
be asked about the sustainability of this project once the money runs out. Why
start this up if we just have to shut it down once the grant is over? There’s
also questions of funding positions on soft money.
If I were a grant evaluator for FiPSE, I would ask hard
questions about how this program reduces costs of required course materials for
The website of the existing pilot project is:
VP of Administrative Services Open Forums
These will take place at noon on various days during finals