ADC Minutes 5/11/20

ADC Minutes 5/11/20

Title: ADC Minutes 5/11/20
Date: 05/11/2020

Taft college Academic development committee minutes


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Members Present: Lori Sundgren, Dr. Lori Travis, Janis Mendenhall, Kamala Carlson, Danielle Kerr

Absent: Dr. Windy Martinez, Joe’ll Chaidez, Amble Hollenhorst, Heather Hansen *(Heather attempted to attend but had Zoom issues. She and Lori attempted to fix the issue at meeting time, but to no avail)

Call to Order

Public Commentary

Action Items

  1. Approve April Minutes (3 min.)

Janis made a motion to approve, Kamala seconded. All present members voted yes, with the exception of Lori T., who abstained. This also served as verbal roll call.

  1. Spring 2020 IR data request (5 min.) ACTION

Lori will make an IR data request for Spring data to match the request submitted at the end of Fall2019:

High school gpa, initial math or English course placement/ taken, grade earned, Learning Center visits vs. none.

Danielle made a motion to approve, Janis seconded. All members were in favor.



  1. Fall 2019 IR data request (10 min.)

Xiahong has stated that this data will be ready in time for our August meeting.                                                                                                 INFORMATION

Old Business:

  1. Charter revisions update (5 min.)

Lori has not heard back from the Academic Senate Council. She will follow up.

  1. Budget update (10 min.)

Lori stated the part of the SEAP budget that the committee advises on and is over the Learning Center, for now remains the same as last year.

New Business:

  1. Rostrum article feedback (5 min.)

ASCCC Rostrum

No feedback, input.

  1. Review/ evaluate performance (10 min.)

General “thumbs up”. Janis is going to provide a document that is used by another committee that she is a part of.





Discussion Items

  1. None




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