Academic & Scholastic StandardsChair: Julie GilbertPurpose: The A&SS Committee is responsible for reviewing and recommending revisions for academic and collegiate standards, including functions such as reviewing and recommending student academic standards or policies (e.g. withdrawal requirements, probation and dismissal, academic honesty, I grades etc.) It also addresses academic issues which, in the spirit of shared governance are appropriate for input from this committee.
Academic Affairs & Student Services Board CommitteeChair: Trustee Diane ViveritoPurpose: The Academic Affairs & Student Services Board Committee is advisory, and makes reports and recommendations to the Board of Trustees regarding academic and student matters.
Academic SenateChair: Dr. Michael FlahertyPurpose: The Triton College Academic Senate is a collegial body established by the Faculty Association, and the Board as the academic committee system of the faculty Association. The Senate is concerned with building consensus on those issues which relate to teaching, learning, and professional activities at the College.
Academic SupportChair: Bob GreenwaldPurpose: To review and recommend enhancements of the effectiveness of academic support services.
Assessment CommitteeChair: Larry MannoPurpose: Serve as resources to faculty and consulting body to the curriculum and assessment in the development and engagement of academic assessment programs. Support faculty in academic assessment efforts. Review and approve institutional academic assessment tools and procedures. Collaborate with the curriculum and assessment in the promotion of a culture of assessment.
Student Success Data Team*Chair: Shelly TiwariPurpose: The Data Team examines quantitative and qualitative data on student experience and outcomes in order to identify achievement gaps. The team works with other committees within the Student Support Working Group and recommend priorities for developing strategies to address those achievement gaps.
Business and Facilities Committee*Chair: Garry AbezetianPurpose: The purpose of the Business Services Functional Committee is to serve as the primary source of information and expertise about the areas under Business Services. Areas under Business Services include: Finance, Operations and Maintenance, Information Systems, Shipping and Receiving, Police, Foundation, Cernan Space Center, Liaison to Bookstore and Food Service. The Business Services Functional Committee will support the College Council in institutional planning and Presidential advising.
Campus Quality*Chair: Katherine DeresinskiPurpose: The Quality of Life Committee meets monthly during the academic year to review issues concerning the Quality of Campus Life of Triton students, faculty and staff. We look at the need for new/modified physical plant facilities and other aspects of the campus/college that may affect the ability of Triton students, faculty and staff to be productive and efficient.
College CouncilChair: Mary-Rita Moore Purpose: The College Council function as Triton College's chief institutional planning body and as a primary advisor to the President.
Curriculum CommitteeChair: Dr. Sue CamposPurpose: The College Curriculum Committee has not formally developed a mission statement. The purpose for the committee is to evaluate credit course offerings and curricula to insure that they meet the college's vision, mission, core values, and objectives; evaluation of proposals for new and revised courses and curricula; planning, developing, and projecting degree and certificate offerings on a long-term basis.
Crisis Management CommitteeChairs: Dr. Quincy Martin / Jeff SargentPurpose: Plans for campus wide crisis management initiatives.
Diversity Committee*Chair: Dr. Luisa HernandezPurpose: Provide consultation to the President on diversity affairs. Develop strategies to attract and better serve diverse students, staff, and community constituencies, provide insight and feedback on development of curriculum, support services, and resources that are sensitive to diversity; and to support the continued implementation of the college's Diversity Plan.
Finance/Maintenance & Operations Board CommitteeChair: Trustee Donna PelusoPurpose: The Finance / Maintenance & Operations Board Committee is advisory, and makes reports and recommendations to the Board of Trustees regarding financial and operations matters.
Greening Committee*Chair: Beth Cliffel / Joe BeuchelPurpose: Plans for campus sustainability - going green. This committee is a subcommittee of Campus Quality.
Human Resources Committee*Chair: Joe KlingerPurpose: Provides information on the institution's human capital, recommends plans for developing current staff, and provides strategic plans for anticipated staffing needs. Reviews and recommends policies, practices, and procedures designed to help the College attract quality staff.
Library Collection Development CommitteeChair: Dr. Dubravka JuragaPurpose: The purpose of the Library's Collection Development Committee is to foster communication between the academic departments and the library. The committee includes representatives from the library and various academic departments and programs to help insure the library's collections and services meet the needs of the students and the college community.
Marketing Committee*Chair: TBDPurpose: To review and recommend promotional strategies for the College. This committee has been blended with SEM Committee.
Online Peer Review CommitteeChair: Cheryl AntonichPurpose: Responsible for the review of all online courses developed under the language of the Faculty Negotiated Agreement.
Professional DevelopmentChair: Roseanne FeltmanPurpose: The mission and purpose of committee is to contribute to the planning and selection of professional development events (mini-course ideas, faculty workshop, etc.), promote these events, strengthen collegial relationships through learning communities, participate in recognition of excellence in faculty (outstanding adjunct and full-time faculty award subcommittees).
R&D CommitteeChair: Glenn JablonskiPurpose: The purpose of this committee is to review and approve full-time faculty requests for R&D grant funding projects. The college sets a side a pool of $20,000 in R&D funding for this purpose. Committee takes the faculty requests, reviews and ranks them, then interviews the faculty members about their project. The committee then decides which projects are to be forwarded to the administration for final approval.
Strategic Enrollment Management (SEM)*Chair: Dr. Quincy Martin / Debra Krukowski Purpose: The purpose of the Strategic Enrollment Management committee is to establish and oversee an enrollment management plan and provide support to associated activities and initiatives.
Student Development CommitteeChair: Sandra BerryhillPurpose: To develop, maintain, and enhance a campus environment that fosters student involvement in formal and informal learning.
Student Life CommitteeChair: Deb BakerPurpose: Reviews student disciplinary cases.
Technical Advisory and Distance Education Committee*Chair: Marianna DesmondPurpose: Purpose Statement In Progress...
Technical Review Committee (TRC)Chair: Dr. Sue CamposPurpose: The Technical Review Committee (TRC) serves as a subcommittee of the College Curriculum Committee and consists of full-time faculty who serve as peer reviewers for all curriculum submissions prior to moving them forward to the CCC’s Agenda Planning Committee. The TRC reviews the submissions for proper technical content(i.e., accuracy of current course information, number and scope of topical contact hours that coincide with the lecture or lab credits, fully expressed learning objectives, and proper spelling and grammar), as well as ensuring the rigor of a course is consistent with its course level and credit hour allocation.
* = Revised Committee due to Shared Governance Structure.
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