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Academic Senate

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Welcome to SMC Academic Senate Website

 
Office Location: 
Main Campus • HSS Building, Room #261
Phone:  (310) 434-4611
Hours: Monday through Friday, 10am to 2pm
TBD, Administrative Assistant

To book HSS 261 please email Eve Adler​
 See Calendar for availability
 
 
What is Santa Monica College Academic Senate?

The SMC's Academic Senate is an organization whose primary function is to make recommendations to the administration of the college and to the governing board with respect to academic and professional matters. 

2013-2014 Goals and Objectives

2013-2014 Annual Report

By Laws

Academic Senate Officers 2014-2015

 Eve Adler, President
Fran Chandler , President Elect
Andrew Nestler,  Treasurer
Janet Harclerode, Recording Secretary
Lucy Kluckhohn Jones, Parliamentarian

Executive Committee

The Academic Senate Executive Committee consists of elected officers and the chairs of standing committees. The Executive Committee serves as a steering committee for the Senate by recommending senate objectives and setting the senate agendas.
Academic Senate Executive Committee Chairs 2014-2015
 
Joint Senate Committees
Senate Committees
Career Technical Education – Chris Fria
Adjunct Faculty  – Angelina Misaghi
Curriculum – Guido Davis Del Piccolo
Department Chairs – Laurie Guglielmo
Distance Education – Sal Veas
Election and Rules – Teri Bernstein
Environmental Affairs –  Eric Oifer
Equity and Diversity – TBD
Global Citizenship – Eric Minzenberg & Jose Cue
Fiscal Affairs – Andrew Nestler
Information Services – Jamie Cavanaugh
Legislative Action – Lesley Kawaguchi
Institutional Effectiveness – Christine Schultz
Professional Ethics and Responsibilities-
 Jim Stramel
Personnel Policies – Fran Chandler
Social Committee – Janie Jones
Professional Development – Patricia Burson & 
                                                     Lee Pritchard
 
Program Review – Jamey Anderson
 
Sabbaticals and Fellowships -  Mary Colavito
 
Student Affairs – Esau Tovar
 
Student Instructional Support – Jason Beardsley
 
 
Other Senate Responsibilities
Honor Council – Greg Brookins
Interdisciplinary Studies – Guido Davis Del Piccolo
Student Relief Fund – Peggy Kravitz
Student Success – Maribel Lopez
 
2014-2015 Senators
 
 
 
Academic Senate Meeting Schedule 2014-2015
 
Executive Committee Meeting
Tuesday, 11:15 a.m. to 12:35 p.m.
HSS 261
Senate Meeting
Tuesday, 11:15 a.m. to 12:35 p.m.
B144 
August 26 - September  9, 23 – October 7, 21
 September 2, 16, 30 – October 14, 28
November 4, 25 – DecFebruary 6, 24  – March 10, 24
November 18 – December 2,  – February 17
April  7, 28 – May 12, 26– June 9
March 3, 17, 31 – April  21 – May  5, 19– June 2, 16
To Report Absences Contact Janet Harclerode
 
 
            
Upcoming Events
 
 Executive Retreats - August 26, 2014 - 9am to 2pm, February 6, 2015 
 
Academic Senate Archives

Agendas and Minutes:
 
Goals and Objectives

 
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