Academic Planning Committee

Academic Planning Committee Mission Statement

The Academic Planning Committee reviews and recommends activities that support the academic mission of the College both credit and non-credit bearing offerings.  This includes, but is not limited to, new academic programs, community partnerships, significant modifications in existing credit and non-credit programs, quality of programming, fostering faculty development, and other faculty priorities.


Melissa Myers, Chair

Monica Bliss
(Student Trustee)

Julia Bowen, Ex-officio

Ellen Kennedy, Ex-officio
(The President of the college is an ex-officio member of each standing committee.)

When & Where
April 12, 2022 at 4:30 p.m.

Meeting via Zoom

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  1. Welcome and Call to Order
  2. Minutes from previous meeting - November 18, 2021
  3. Academic Affairs Overview
    1. Respiratory Program Update
    2. New Program Proposal: Natural and Physical Sciences
    3. Academic Master Planning Update 
  4. Other Business
  5. Adjourn