Committee on Course & Standing

2022-2025: (9 Members)

Faculty Representatives (Name, Department, Term Ends)

  1. Chang, JoAnne, Music (2026)
  2. Tambe, Amanda, ASAP (2026)
  3. Stelmach, Ewa, Mathematics and Computer Science (2026)
  4. Capozzoli, Gina, Counseling Center (2024)
  5. Yildirim, Esma, Mathematics and Computer Science (2026)
  6. Kinneary, Patricia, Nursing (2024), Chair
  7. Desruisseaux, Katwicia, College Discovery (2025), Secretary
  8. Roblodowski, Christopher, Biology & Geological Services (2025)
  9. Mc Laughlin, Susan, Biology & Geological Services (2025)

Student Representatives

  1. Vacant
  2. Vacant


  • Emiko Sanchez, Registrar's Office, President's Liaison
Meets once a month on a Friday

Bylaws Charges

Section 18. The Committee on Course and Standing

The Committee on Course and Standing shall consist of nine (9) members of the instructional staff and, in accordance with the Governance Plan, there shall be two (2) student members who shall participate and vote only on matters of policy.

The Committee on Course and Standing shall:

  1. Formulate and recommend to the Academic Senate policies pertaining to the academic standards of Queensborough Community College including scholastic requirements for graduation, retention standards, probationary limits, and the grading system.
  2. Consider individual student appeals, interpret, and in some cases, waive existing College policies.

Steering Committee Suggested Charges/Committee Goals

For 2022-23 AR, include appeals statistics: Number of appeals, approvals, and denials, and indicate percentage changes from year previous. Your secretary from Registrar's Office should have that information. If previous year information is unavailable, start posting statistics for AY 2022-23 and ask following year's chair to begin comparison in AR.

Campus Cultural Centers

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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.

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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 Gallery

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.