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SSEC (02/26/2016)

The following discussion took place at the February 26, 2016 meeting of the Student Success and Equity Council:

MINUTES

  • Approval of Minutes for January 22, 2016:

MSC – (Sourbeer/Anfinson): The minutes for January 22, 2016 were approved and accepted into the record with an abstention from Anel Gonzalez.

INFORMATION/DISCUSSION:

  • Kristyn Lewko and Tracie Sayre gave a presentation on the electronic degree audit.  Testing is underway for this online, automated system.
  • Wendy Nelson gave a report on an equity session she attended during the ASCCC – 2016 Accreditation Institute conference held February 19-20, 2016.
  • Olga Diaz reported on the following:
    • Upcoming conference opportunities
    • SSSP and Student Equity budget reports for 2014-15
    • Faculty advising
    • Region X Equity Week activities on March 7 – 11, 2016
  • Cindy Anfinson presented a rubric for the SSEC funding requests.
  • The Retention Workgroup requested the Manager of Orientation and Follow-up Services have a seat on this Council.
  • The SSEC Workgroups met and reported the following:
    •  Student Pathways – Michelle Barton reported that they are discussing guided student career pathways.  She requested the Council begin reading the book: Redesigning America’s Community Colleges – A Clearer Path to Student Success and discuss their thoughts on it at the Council meetings.  Olga will purchase a supply of the book to distribute to the Council.
    •  Access & Outreach – Dr. Jack Kahn reported they will be researching strategies our campus community has implemented to support Veteran students and will begin to identify an institutional mission for this student group.
    •  Retention – Nancy Moreno reported they are planning workshops for the Week of Welcome (WOW), which will be held August 15-18, 2016.

Additional information can be found at the Student Success and Equity Council Website: http://www2.palomar.edu/pages/ssec/

SSPC (12/9/15)

Student Services Planning Council

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The following action and discussion took place at the December 9, 2015 meeting of the Student Services Planning Council:

MINUTES
• Approval of Minutes for November 18, 2015:
MSC – (Titus/Harris): The minutes for November 18, 2015 were approved and accepted into the record with an abstention from Sherry Titus.

ACTION ITEMS/SECOND READING:
• Sherry Titus discussed the SPPF for the Student Union Outdoor Digital Signage Upgrades. The Council agreed to have this item reviewed at SPC on February 2, 2016.

INFORMATION/DISCUSSION:
• Kristyn Lewko and Tracie Sayre gave a presentation on implementing an online, electronic Degree Audit system supported in PeopleSoft. There were suggestions to:
o Create a timeline on implementation
o Involve students in the testing database
o Implement transfer-credit evaluations
• Discussion continued around reorganizing the SSPC membership. The Council will review each seat and begin making decisions on which will be added or taken away at the SSPC meeting on February 10, 2016.
• Review of the Student Services PRP’s:
o Pride Center – Abbie Cory reviewed this PRP.

Additional information can be found at the Student Services Planning Council Website:

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