2021-2024: (9 Members)

Faculty Representatives (Name, Department, Term Ends)

  1. Ferrari-Bridgers, Franca, Communication, Theatre & Media Production (2024), Chair
  2. Ruggiero, Madeline, Library (2023), Secretary
  3. Huang, Hsiaofang, Business (2023)
  4. Wu, Huixin, Engineering (2023)
  5. Geismar, Aviva, Health, Physical Education & Dance (2024)
  6. Prepetit, Jessica, Nursing (2024)
  7. David Phame Mathematics & Computer Science (2025)
  8. Faustino Quintanilla, Art Gallery (2025)
  9. Julia Rothenberg Social Sciences (2025)

Student Representatives

  1. Vacant
  2. Vacant

Liaisons

  • Carlene Byfield, Nursing, Steering Committee Designee
  • Susan Agin, Executive and Artistic Director, President's Liaison

Committee meets twice a semester.

Bylaws Charges

Section 22. The Committee on Cultural and Archival Resources

The Committee on Cultural and Archival Resources shall consist of ten members. The eleven (11) voting members of the committee shall be: nine (9) members of the instructional staff; two (2) students. The nonvoting members of the committee shall be the Director of the QCC Art Gallery, the Director of the Queensborough Performing Arts Center (QPAC), and the Director of the Kupferberg Holocaust Resource Center & Archives. In the event of a tie vote, the director(s) of the institution(s) shall have a vote on matters pertaining to their area of concern.

The Committee on Cultural and Archival Resources shall:

  1. Serve as a liaison between the QCC Art Gallery, Queensborough Performing Arts Center (QPAC) and Kupferberg Holocaust Resource Center & Archives, and the campus community.
  2. Report to Academic Senate concerning activities, acquisitions, and facility updates at the QCC Art Gallery, Queensborough Performing Arts Center (QPAC), and Kupferberg Holocaust Center.
  3. Recommend involvement of the campus community in the QCC Art Gallery, Queensborough Performing Arts Center (QPAC), and Kupferberg Holocaust Center.
  4. Advocate for pedagogy that utilizes the resources of the QCC Art Gallery, Queensborough Performing Arts Center (QPAC), and Kupferberg Holocaust Center.

Steering Committee Suggested Charges/Committee Goals

  1. Report to the Academic Senate on the donation of all art and design objects for the campus, as well as all grants and funding received by the QCC Art Gallery, the Performing Arts Center (QPAC) and the Kupferberg Holocaust Resource Center and Archives (KHC) 
  2. Build the Institutional Repository at QCC-CUNY for the purpose of storing scholarship​ artifacts by faculty who have utilized the QPAC, the KHC, and the QCC Art Gallery. Ensure that works are saved in the Scholarly Works category, with tags and meta-tags for easy search on Google and other search engines ​
  3. Provide teaching resources for the campus community, advocate teaching pedagogy that utilizes the resources of Gallery, KHC, and QPAC through venues such as committee website
  4. Review and revise, as needed and in consultation with the Steering Committee,​ Committee Guidebook
  5. Assess committee by Bylaws charges and steering committee charges

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.