Author: kathrynpatton

Faculty Senate Standard 3.11

If you are looking to be involved in decisions made across the college then prepare to be excited! This week there are four different groups that need a full-time faculty representative and an opportunity to join the Senate is live. Details about…Read More »

Faculty Senate Standard 3.11

The backbone of ACC is you, our talented faculty. Your creativity, your intellect, and your point of view are needed across the college to craft the processes and initiatives that will carry us into the future. Please take the time to participate…Read More »

Faculty Senate Standard 3.10

The Standard Poll of the Week  How has your experience with Workday been?   Click here to vote! Newsworthy Information New Provost AnnouncedDr. Monique Umphrey was announced as the new Provost/Executive Vice Chancellor, Academic & Student Affairs.Click here  to read the announcement from…Read More »

Faculty Senate Standard 3.9

Thank you to everyone who shared opinions about COVID-related changes that we have experienced.  Your ideas will be used to inform future conversations with the administration.  We are gearing up to host a virtual town hall-style listening session amongst all ACC full-time faculty…Read More »

Faculty Senate Standard 3.8

The Delta COVID wave seems to have crested in our community, allowing us to redirect our reactionary energy into regrouping and recovering.  I’d like to seize this moment to reflect with you while the experience is still fresh in your mind. What…Read More »

Faculty Senate Standard 3.7

Thank you to everyone who took the time to suggest ways the Senate can support you this Fall. I am impressed by the thoughtful ideas you brought forward and encouraged that you chose to do so. There is such an incredible amount…Read More »

Faculty Senate Standard 3.4

Senate Standard 3.4 The first day of Fall certainly made an appearance yesterday! I hope that you can find an opportunity to enjoy our lovely weather.Thankfully, COVID numbers in our region are showing an encouraging downward trend. As tempting as it is,…Read More »

Faculty Senate Standard 3.2

Senate Standard 3.2 Thank you to everyone who took the time to complete our survey last week to gauge faculty opinion on the September 13th return to campus.  Detailed survey data will be presented at the Faculty Senate meeting tomorrow.  The results…Read More »

Faculty Senate Standard 3.3

  Senate Standard 3.3 Many of you returned to campus this week for the first time since March of 2020. I heard wonderful stories of people finally getting to meet new colleagues in person and fighting back hugs with their reunited colleagues.…Read More »

Faculty Senate Standard 3.1

Hello everyone! I hope your semester is off to a great start with working technology and students reading their syllabus. I’d like to take a moment to introduce myself, as I will be a regular occupant of your email inbox this year.…Read More »