Focus Groups on Diversity

Spring
2009
Resolution Number: 
03.01
Category: 
Equity and Diversity
Status: 
Completed

Whereas, The Academic Senate for California Community Colleges has a demonstrated commitment to diversity through its committee actions and initiatives as stated in the Diversity Policy and Executive Committee Code of Ethics;

Whereas, Diversity of faculty in community colleges is not reflective of the student population, and there is a paucity of minority leaders in community colleges; and

Whereas, The Academic Senate has passed several resolutions indicating the need to develop effective Equal Employment Opportunity plans and diversify faculty hires;

Resolved, That the Academic Senate for California Community Colleges create focus groups to discuss issues of diversity and to develop methods to increase diversity among local faculty leaders.

MSC Disposition: Local Senates

Summary: 
EDAC believes that the caucuses fullfilled the intent of this resolution.Recommend completed.
Status Report: 

EDAC believes that the caucuses fullfilled the intent of this resolution.Recommend completed.