Agenda for March 10, 2022


Date: March 10, 2022

Location: Virtual - Zoom


Standing Committee on Academic Development/

Elective Academic Programs


March 10, 2022

12:00-1:00 Virtual Meeting – Zoom


  1. Attendance


  1. Review Committee Meeting Minutes February 10, 2022


  1. Finalization of response to Faculty Executive Committee – Dr. Pecorino letter ( was forwarded to the committee members)


  1. Survey on Student Evaluation Form of Faculty (Old business – finalization)


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


  1. SOTL series -

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. 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.

Queensborough Art Gallery exterior in the afternoonOpens in a new window
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.