March 1, 2016

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 formed: March, 18 2010

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 Task Force 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: This Task Force has had no recent activity. I will follow up with the chair of
this committee during Spring, 2016 semester.

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 Task Force will continue to meet during the spring of 2016.

4. 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 met in December of 2015 and will continue to meet in the
Spring of 2016.

5. Senate By-Laws and Constitution

Date Formed: December 3, 2015

Members: Daphne Dionisio, Sara McLemore, Peggy Renner, Mike Scott, Andy

Mission: The Senate forms a task force to explore possible modification(s) to Senate
by-laws and constitution (Motion 2015-49)

Status: This Task Force will meet for the first time in March 2016.







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