Academic Senate

Student Development Committee

SDC Statement of Purpose:
A standing committee of Academic Senate will be appointed for the express purpose of developing the campus environment as a means of increasing student awareness. The Student Development Committee (SDC) is based upon the premise that the more time and effor students invest in the learning process, the greater will be their growth and achievement, their satisfaction with their educational experiences, and their persistence in reaching personal, academic, and career goals. The committee, through a consensus building process, will work toward the development of a campus environment that promotes frequent faculty and student peer interactions, optimum use and awareness of campus resources and facilities and opportunities for involvement in student clubs and organizations. The committee will review educational policy and practices, which impact student involvement in learning, and assess academic support services and co-curricular activities to determine the quality of student involvement. The Student Development Committee (SDC) will present its recommendations to the Academic Senate for final action.

The committee will consist of 11 members representing the following areas:
   • Chair: A member of the Academic Senate
   • 5 full-time Faculty members
   • 2 Adjunct Faculty members (one representing Adult Education)
   • 2 Student representatives
   • 1 Representative from Enrollment Services (Dean or designee)
   • 1 Representative from Student Services (Dean or designee)

Representative    Name   E-Mail
Chair (Faculty):   Sandra Berryhill
Co-Chair   Hector R. Zavala
Faculty Member   Alpha McMath
Faculty Member   Gail Krahenbuhl
Faculty Member   Gregory Catena
Faculty Member   Cheryl Davis
Faculty Member   Lauren Kosrow
Faculty Member   Joseph Klein  
Student   Yahya Najjar    
Adjunct Faculty   Samira Sarkes
Adjunct Faculty   Lasondra Banks
Adult Education Adjunct Faculty   Esmeralda Masellis
Enrollment Services   Amanda Turner
Student Services   Corey Williams
Action Champion   Debbie Baness

Scheduled Meeting Dates

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