Entries by Megan McGuire

Maricopa Systems Outage Update

Colleagues, Please see the communication below from the Chancellor about the recent disruptions to the Maricopa enterprise systems and the plans for moving forward to support teaching and learning.  Faculty Association leadership is actively involved in the ongoing conversations to address the situation and is committed to providing information to faculty as it becomes available. […]

Governing Board Approves the Faculty Agreement

The Governing Board approved the Faculty Agreement 5-2 with Winn and McGrath voting nay. The recording is available on their YouTube Channel. The discussion about the Faculty Agreement begins at time stamp 1:23:47. Of other interest is a discussion about course fees and creating a process allowing students to request refunds at time stamp 1:02:30.

Faculty Agreement & Charter Trainings

Here is the Faculty Agreement that was given to the Governing Board for their consideration. The Board will be addressing it at the Governing Board work session on February 2. Below are Charter training sessions. The session will be taped for those who cannot attend. Faculty will be given links to the PowerPoint, a Charter […]

Governing Board Address 1/27/21

Madame President, Governing Board members, Chancellor Gonzales, CEC, colleagues, and guests, Good evening! I am Patrice Nango, philosophy faculty at MCC and currently serving as Faculty Association President. Thank you for the opportunity to speak to you this evening. I’d like to welcome our new GB members, Susan Bitter Smith and Jacqueline Smith, and congratulate […]