Publications Committee

2023-2026: (6 Members)

Faculty Representatives (Name, Department, Term Ends)

  1. Geasor, James, Marketing (2026)
  2. Teegala, Sushma, Biology -- (co-secretary (2024)
  3. Byers, Patrick, Social Sciences -- chair (2026)
  4. Vragov, Roumen , Business -- (co-secretary (2025)
  5. Sanchez, Melida, Spanish (2026)
  6. Guo, Wenli, Physics (2024)

Student Representatives

  1. Emily Diana
  2. Vacant
  3. Vacant
  4. Vacant


  • Philip Pecorino, Social Sciences, Steering Committee Designee
  • Julia Rothenberg, Social Sciences, CoC Designee
  • Stephen Di Dio, Marketing & Communications, President's Liaison

The Publications Committee meets on the second Thursday of every month via Zoom from 12:30-1:30 PM. Please email for meeting details and information.

Bylaws Charges

Section 25. The Committee on Publications

The Committee on Publications shall consist of six (6) members of the instructional staff and three (3) students.

The Committee on Publications shall:

  1. Recommend to the Academic Senate policies and procedures pertaining to College publications including the college website.
  2. Receive information on the college website and all publications associated with the College or bearing the College name, and report this information to the Academic Senate.
  3. Serve as an advisory group for the college website and publications associated with the College.
  4. Serve as an editorial board for the Queensborough Community College Newsletter, Community Calendar, the Faculty Handbook and other handbooks, and other publications of this nature.

Steering Committee Suggested Charges/Committee Goals

Thank you for outstanding work revitalizing the committee!

Stephen Di Dio is the committee's President's Designee. Ask him to attend meetings if he isn't already. Work with him at meetings to address and implement needed edits to college website.

Vote to change committee's Bylaws Charges to empower you to implement changes yourselves, and present your proposals to Bylaws Committee for them and Senate to approve.

Whenever approval is given, request from Steven Dahlke that he request from IT editing access for committee chair and secretary to all college webpage folders on college content management system, Cascade. 

Website edits may be made during meetings and/or requested at the Strategic Initiatives page request form at Confer with Stephen as to best process for this.

Facilitate Student participation – A Committee Representation Preference Form will be sent to already-elected student senators and to the remaining roster of senators culled from Club officers by the end of September. Students will be given a link to your committee's webpage, so make sure the webpage has chair/secretary contact information on it, including meeting times where possible.

Complete Committee Guide Addendum.

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