Skip to content

Curriculum Committee (CC)

Committee Charter

Purpose

This standing committee of the Academic Senate provides leadership and support related to academic courses and curricula to ensure that academic standards are maintained.

Charge to the Committee

  1. Evaluate proposed new and/or revised academic programs of study and courses to ensure alignment with the college's mission and consistency across the college's divisions.
  2. Review courses submitted for Michigan Transfer Agreement and/or core.
  3. Provide updates about tools and processes used to review new and revised courses and/or curricula.
  4. Provide updates, as needed, about innovation and accreditation criteria related to courses and/or curricula.
  5. Collaborate with the Academic Senate and other standing committees on relevant issues.
  6. Regularly report the CC's progress to the Academic Senate, retain committee approved meeting minutes, and maintain a representative membership.
  7. The Chair of the CC may form subcommittees, as necessary, to facilitate the work of the CC.

Membership

  • Chair (Must be an Academic Senator and a teaching fulltime or part-time continuing contract status).
  • 70% teaching faculty (fulltime and/or part-time continuing contract status)
  • A minimum of 4 Academic Senators. No Senator may serve on more than one standing committee per the bylaws.
  • Members from each of the following Divisions
    • Arts & Sciences (3)
    • Health & Human Services (3)
    • Technical Careers (3)
    • Community Education & Workforce Development (1)
  • Non-teaching members
    • Academic Affairs (1)
    • Financial Aid (1)
    • Academic Advisor (1)
    • Library (1)
  • Ex-officio Members
    • Academic Senate President per Senate Bylaws
  • Resources
    • Course Information Management Team (CIMT)
    • Registrar's Office
    • Center for Data Science
    • Others as needed

Member and Chair Selection

Will be appointed by the President of the Academic Senate

Term/Rotation

Term
A maximum of 6 years

Rotation
Stagger every 3 years

Charter Approval

The above CC charter was approved by the Academic Senate on Friday, March 2, 2018.

Curriculum Committee Members

Kari Richards, Chair (Faculty)
Foreign Language, Arts & Sciences
richa45@lcc.edu

Jim Ripley, Technical Review Team Chair (Faculty)
Automotive Technology, Technical Careers
ripleyj@lcc.edu

Joe Barberio (Faculty)
Design and Construction Technologies, Technical Careers
barbej11@lcc.edu

Eric Bennett (Faculty)
Academic Advisor, Student Affairs
bennete@lcc.edu

Stephanie Bogard Trapp (Administrative)
Senior Director of Financial Aid & Title IV Compliance, Financial Services
s.bogard.trapp@lcc.edu

Heather Bunce (Faculty)
Dental Hygiene, Health and Human Services
bunceh@lcc.edu

Christine Conner (Faculty)
Fashion Technology, Arts & Sciences
conne4@lcc.edu

Ami Ewald (Faculty)
Information Literacy Lead Librarian, Student Affairs
ewalda@lcc.edu

Bryan Harmer (Faculty)
Emergency Medical Services, Health and Human Services
harmerb2@lcc.edu

Mark Kelland (Ex officio Faculty)
Psychology, Arts & Sciences / President, Academic Senate
kellanm@lcc.edu

Rafeeq McGiveron (Administrative)
Project Manager, Provost's Office
mcgiver@lcc.edu

Michael Pemberton (Faculty)
Mathematics, Arts & Sciences
pembertm@lcc.edu

Dan Rafail (Faculty)
Computer Information Technologies, Technical Careers
rafaild@lcc.edu

Danielle Savory Seggerson (Faculty)
Child Development, Health and Human Services
savoryd@lcc.edu

Richard Williams (Faculty)
Business and Community Institute, Community Education & Workforce Development
willir12@lcc.edu

Meetings & Reports

2018-2019

05/07/2019
Report for the Academic Senate

04/16/2019
Report for the Academic Senate

04/02/2019
Report for the Academic Senate

03/19/2019
Report for the Academic Senate

03/12/2019
Report for the Academic Senate

02/26/2019
Report for the Academic Senate

02/05/2019
Report for the Academic Senate

01/29/2019
Report for the Academic Senate

01/08/2019
Report for the Academic Senate

12/11/2018
Report for the Academic Senate

12/04/2018
Report for the Academic Senate

11/20/2018
Report for the Academic Senate

11/06/2018
Report for the Academic Senate

10/16/2018
Report for the Academic Senate
Report for the Academic Senate - SOP # 3
Report for the Academic Senate - SOP # 4

10/02/2018
Report for the Academic Senate - SOP # 1
Report for the Academic Senate - SOP # 2

09/18/2018
Report for the Academic Senate

09/04/2018
Report for the Academic Senate

07/10/2018
Report for the Academic Senate

2017-2018

05/01/2018
Report for the Academic Senate

04/24/2018
Report for the Academic Senate

04/17/2018
Report for the Academic Senate

04/11/2018
Report for the Academic Senate

04/03/2018
Report for the Academic Senate

03/20/2018
Report for the Academic Senate

02/20/2018
Report for the Academic Senate

02/06/2018
Report for the Academic Senate

01/16/2018
Report for the Academic Senate

01/09/2018
Report for the Academic Senate

12/12/2017
Report for the Academic Senate

12/05/2017
Report for the Academic Senate

11/21/2017
Report for the Academic Senate

11/07/2017
Report for the Academic Senate

10/17/2017
Report for the Academic Senate

10/31/2017
Report for the Academic Senate

09/05/2017
Report for the Academic Senate

Forms

Coming soon..

Forms coming soon..

Sally Welch

Sally Welch
Provost
Administration Bldg, Room 301
Phone: (517) 483-1725
Additional contact information »