November 1, 2015

Prepared by:  Cindy Pollack


The following information is a summary of the activities of the task forces under Senate

Jurisdiction this past month:


1. Probation/Dismissal/Reinstatement


     Date formed3-18-10


Members:  VACANT (Chair), John Aque, Cindy Daniels, Christine Kourinian, Denise Leong, Ellen Oppenberg, Greg Perkins, Roxanne Raffi, Valerie Rhaney.


     Mission:   The Senate establishes a task force on student services support for

     students on probation or returning from dismissal(Motion 2010-06).


Status: This TF is on hiatus until they obtain the extra funding to support the online probation workshop.


2. Student Success


    Date Formed: March 15, 2012

Members:  Kathy Flynn (Chair), Richard Cortes, Megan Ernst, Denise Ezell, Ed Karpp, Beth Kronbeck, Paul Mayer, Ellen Oppenberg, Greg Perkins, John Queen, Peggy Renner, Rosemarie Shamieh, Ramona Barrio-Sotillo, Andra Verstraete, Andy Young.


Mission:  The Senate creates a task force to respond to the Student Success task force      

    recommendations (Motion 2011-36)

    Status:  Task force will continue to meet during the fall of 2015. Currently

      this TF is re-working a survey after sending out a pilot this past June.


3. Board Policies and Administrative Regulations

   Date Formed: April 2, 2015


   Members: Daphne Dionisio, Peggy Renner, and Piper Rooney


   Mission: The Senate forms a taskforce to review and propose revisions to Board     

   Policies and Administrative Regulations before consideration by the Senate body  

   (Motion 2014-26).


   Status: This taskforce will continue to meet during the fall of 2015.

4. Senate Scholarships


   Date formed: May 21, 2015


   Members: Cameron Hastings, John Queen, Peggy Renner, Piper Rooney


   Mission: The Senate forms a task force to determine the process for moving the     

   selection and awarding of Senate scholarships from the fall semester to the spring    

   semester( Motion 2015-38).


   Status: This task force met several times during the month of October, 2015, and will report back to the senate during the month of November, 2015.


5. Policies relating to Academic Transfer programs

    Date Formed: September 17, 2015


    Members: Nahal Ghodousi, Kevin Meza, Greg Perkins


    Mission: The Senate forms a task force to specify the Senate’s role and responsibility

   for establishing policies relating to academic transfer programs ( Motion 2014-01)


   Status:  This task force will be meeting during the first week of December, 2015.











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