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SSEC (11/13/15)

Student Success and Equity Council

The following discussion took place at the November 13, 2015 meeting of the Student Success and Equity Council:


  • Gary Sosa and Lee Chen presented data to support the ESL Recognition Night funding request; there was consensus among the Council to support this request.
  • Olga Diaz presented the draft Student Equity Plan Update which is due to the Chancellor’s Office on December 18, 2015.  There was a request to add EOPS and the Career Center to the “Support Successful Programs” in the Targeted Initiatives section under Other College – or District-wide Initiatives Affecting Several Indicators.
  • Olga Diaz gave an update on the Instructional Faculty Advising noting:
    • Duplicate meetings have been added to accommodate schedules
    • Feedback has been collected and summarized
    • Presentations have been made with resources sited
  • Cynthia Anfinson discussed the funding rubrics from City College of San Francisco and Pierce College.  Cynthia encouraged the SSEC and all of our planning councils to use this rubric.


  • Olga Diaz reported that Palomar College initiated the process of contracting with M2C3 (Minority Male Community College Collaborative) which focuses on educating and training men of color.

Additional information can be found at the Student Success and Equity Council Website: