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Faculty Senate Standard 3.34

My weekly appearance in your inbox has slowed in frequency to match the languid pace of college news. One thing that hasn’t slowed to a crawl is our training options. Take a peek at the exciting PD opportunities coming soon. Also, don’t forget…Read More »

Faculty Senate Standard 3.33

Our quiet summer got a jolt of energy last night with a long and eventful board meeting. The annual budget vote spurred an outpouring of strong emotions from across the college due to its impact on compensation. If you missed the meeting,…Read More »

Faculty Senate Standard 3.32

The slower summer pace is evident in the quiet halls across the district and reduced inbox arrivals. This week’s news is relatively light, but we have several great opportunities available to you. I hope to see you at the Senate meeting on Friday.…Read More »

Faculty Senate Standard 3.31

Welcome to the summer session! I hope that you are rejuvenated and ready for whatever your summer holds. The last week has been emotional as we mourn those lost in Uvalde. I encourage you to read the email on ACC’s Campus Safety Resources,…Read More »

Faculty Senate Standard 3.30

Congratulations! Another semester is in the books. Don’t forget to submit your grades by 5:00 today. I hope that you have a lovely intersession and get a chance to decompress and do whatever brings you joy. I will see you again in…Read More »

Faculty Senate Standard 3.29

Can anyone else hear the Chariots of Fire theme song playing in their head as we run this week to cross the finish line of the Spring semester? Just one more week and then we get an intercession breather. Don’t forget about graduation…Read More »

Faculty Senate Standard 3.28

This week’s encouragement comes directly from our students. Take a few minutes to visit the i am acc website for stories of current students, former students, and community members who have a connection with Austin Community College. As this website says, “…Read More »

Full time Faculty Shared Governance Councils

Hello Faculty Colleagues,I implore all full-time faculty to serve on ACC’s crucial decision-making committees and councils. This essential work ensures full-time faculty voices are heard at the many policy-setting meetings held throughout the academic year. Please visit ACC Shared Governance for details…Read More »

Faculty Senate Standard 3.27

We had Dory’s encouragement. We had heartfelt encouragement. This week we have a laugh. Three professors are arguing over who is the best at teaching. The first professor boasts, “I teach so well, my students never ask any questions. This proves they…Read More »

Full Time Faculty Senate 2022-2023

At-Large seatsJackie BurnsLei JiHeather SyrettEdgar GranilloAlberta EbeheakeyFred Lover  Dean Division   Liberal Arts: Social and Behavioral Sciences – Dan DydekStudent Affairs: Jorge LynchDesign, Manufacturing, Construction, & Applied Technologies: Alberto QuinonezBusiness: Craig Sowell Health Sciences: Lindsay Carlson Arts, Digital Media, and Communications: Blythe Cates Liberal Arts: Humanities: David Dettmer Science, Engineering &…Read More »