• Academic Senate

    Academic Support Committee

    The Academic Support Committee is a standing committee of the Academic Senate specifically responsible for reviewing and recommending means for improving and enhancing the effectiveness of the academic support services of Triton College.

    Functions:
       A. 
    To study and recommend changes needed in programs, services, or policies of academic support programs.
       B. 
    To study and recommend changes needed in programs, services, or policies in the Library/Learning Resource Center and Academic Success Center.
       C. 
    To study and recommend changes needed in programs, services, or policies in counseling and advising relating to academic support.
     
    Membership:
    The committee will consist of members representing the following areas:
       • 
    Chair: The chair of the Academic Support Committee will be a member of Academic Senate, appointed to the chair position by the chair of the Academic Senate.
       • 
    Faculty: 7 faculty representatives recommended by the President of the TCFA from the following areas
     
       • 2 faculty members from Arts & Sciences
     
       • 1 faculty member from Business & Technology
     
       • 1 faculty member from Health Career/Public Service Programs
     
       • 1 librarian
     
       • 1 counselor
     
    Note: at least one faculty member should be an adjunct.

    Administration:
    Representative of the Dean of Academic Success Representative of the Dean of Student Services Representative of one additional Dean.

    Chair:
    Robert Connor (robertconnor@triton.edu)

    Resources:
    Vice President, Academic Affairs; Vice President, Student Affairs; Member of Information Systems.