Meeting Notes - February 22, 2011
1) Approval of Notes from January 25, 2011
The notes were approved
2) Accreditation Update
Standard IV: Leadership and Governance. Anderson shared that the team on STD IV is reviewing campuswide communications.
Jeanpierre noted that the draft of Standard III is currently being edited and will be posted to the website once the revisions have been made.
De Anza received a positive letter from the AACJC congratulating us on the work we have done so far and encouraging us to keep moving forward.
a) Shared Governance
Jeanpierre reviewed the shared governance process and reminded the team of their responsibilities of reporting back to their constituent groups. She asked the team how they currently report back to their groups and what ideas they have to improve the process. Team members shared their feedback and made the following comments:
Jeanpierre reminded the team to visit the budget information web site and the governance groups web sites and to share the existence of these sites with their constituent groups.
4) Budget Updates
Jeanpierre briefly outlined the League's updated district impact page that demonstrates the three scenarios of budget cuts threatening community colleges. The worst scenario now includes the Legislative Analyst Office's $1.085 billion cut released last Friday. This information is posted on the web site.FHDA
5) Quick News
Nugyen from the DASB reported that De Anza is ranked second in transfers with a rate of 61%. The average transfer rate is 44%. Foothill was ranked first. The March in March action day is on the DASBs agenda.
Present: Anderson, Bloom, Gerard, Jeanpierre, Jenkins, Patlan, Reza, Schroeder, DASB – Nguyen,
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