Welcome to the MPC Academic Senate Web Page!

The Academic Senate meets the first and third Thursdays of each month at 2:30-4:15 in the Sam Karas room.  The agenda is determined by the Senate Executive Committee one week prior to each meeting.  Any requests for agenda items should be submitted for consideration in writing or email to the Academic Senate President directly or emailed to senateexeccommittee@mpc.edu prior to the Executive Committee meeting.

What's News?

  • Apply for a Faculty and Staff Advancement Award.  See the Foundation website for details.
  • Don't forget to enter your course reflections!

    What are you doing differently this semester?  What are the most difficult learning outcomes for your students to reach? Please enter your reflections into TracDat- more directions on the SLO/Reflections webpage at the left.

  • The California Community Colleges Board of Governors embraced an ambitious strategic plan calling for sizeable increases in the number of students transferring to a University of California or California State University campus, substantial improvements in preparing students for in-demand jobs and eliminating the achievement gap altogether.  Read full press release here

  • Check out the ASCCC's Rostrum articles! The statewide Academic Senate of California Community Colleges continues to publish well researched and timely articles about the very issues that we are encountering or will be encountering on our campus. Please also browse their website for all their publications and resolutions and information about their institutes and plenary sessions.

Old News

  • What's up in the statewide California Community College system?

 "State of the System" report from the Chancellor's office 

  • Inclusion statement written and shared by Andres Durstenfeld.  
    Dr. D. has written and shared this paragraph which would make a nice addition to our course syllabi. Thank you, Andres!



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