Agenda for February 10, 2022


Date: February 10, 2022

Location: Virtual - Zoom


    Standing Committee on Academic Development/

    Elective Academic Programs


    February 10, 2020

    12:00-1:00 Virtual Meeting – Zoom


    1. Attendance


    1. Review Committee Meeting Minutes November 24, 2021


    1. Philip Pecorino – Evaluation of the tenured faculty


    1. Survey on Student Evaluation Form of Faculty


    1. Review of the last survey
    2. Steering Committee Suggestion of combining in-class student evaluation and online-class evaluation forms


    1. SOTL series – Registration deadline is February 18, 2022

    Session Dates and Topics are Listed Below:


    SoTL series introduction

    Friday, Feb 25 

    11:00 am-12:30 pm

    Session 1

    What is Reflective teaching? The series will begin with a reflection on your own teaching and SoTL as a process of inquiry.

    Friday, Mar 11

    11:00 am-12:30pm

    Session 2

    What does my reflection show me about my research interests? Participants will begin to formulate a research project based on their topic of inquiry.

    Friday, Mar 18

     11:00 am-12:00pm

    (New and Former Cohort)

    Session 3

    What are the key terms and concepts in my areas of interest? Participants will become familiar with advanced researching tips to remain currently apprised in one’s field. Examples from former cohort will be shared.

    Friday, April 1

    11:00 am-12:30pm

    Session 4

    What are the research methods in my area of interest? Participants will become familiar with ways of collecting evidence about their teaching and learning inquiry.

    Friday, April 29

    11:00 am-12:30pm

    (New and Former Cohort)

    Session 5

    What are the publishing venues for my findings?  Participants will learn about the submission process and publishing options. Examples from former cohort will be shared and ongoing support will be provided.    



    1. Workshop series
    2. New business





  1. Name change proposal


  1. Any new business

Campus Cultural Centers

Kupferberg Holocaust Center exterior lit up at nightOpens in a new window
Kupferberg Holocaust Center Opens in a new window

The KHC uses the lessons of the Holocaust to educate current and future generations about the ramifications of unbridled prejudice, racism and stereotyping.

Russian Ballet performing at the Queensborough Performing Arts CenterOpens in a new window
QPAC: Performing Arts CenterOpens in a new window

QPAC is an invaluable entertainment company in this region with a growing national reputation. The arts at QPAC continues to play a vital role in transforming lives and building stronger communities.

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QCC Art GalleryOpens in a new window

The QCC Art Gallery of the City University of New York is a vital educational and cultural resource for Queensborough Community College, the Borough of Queens and the surrounding communities.