Vote of No Confidence against Chancellor Maria Harper-Marinick Supported

The college faculty senates’ Votes of No Confidence against Chancellor Maria Harper-Marinick are complete.  The declaration of no confidence was affirmed by nine of the ten college senates.  The results have been sent to the Governing Board and Chancellor.

To see the evidence, vote results, and news articles regarding the VNC, please see VNC Documents, Resources, & Results.

AAUP Investigative Report of MCCCD Published

The American Association of University Professors (AAUP) released the investigative report examining MCCCD Governing Board and Administration’s actions regarding the abolishment of shared governance. Inside Higher Ed has provided initial coverage of the report as well.

Resources relevant to the AAUP report can be found on our website as they develop.

Governing Board Votes to Rescind the 2/27/18 Resolution

The Board voted 5-1 to approve Action Item 7.1, effectively resurrecting shared governance! Looks like we now have a problem-solving Board majority. Thank you to everyone who helped us get here!

Please Join Us at Tomorrow’s Board Meeting!!

Please join us tomorrow for an important Board meeting at 6:30 pm. The Governing Board will be voting on a resolution which rescinds the 2/27/18 resolution.  To read the content, see Consent Agenda Item 7.1 in the Board Book (see page 6).

MCCD Governing Board Election Results

Here is a recap:

  • Hendrix resigned as Board president at the beginning of the Board meeting.
  • Sullivan nominated Thor as Board president. McGrath nominated Hendrix. Thor was elected by a 4-3 vote.
  • Nerini nominated Sullivan as Board secretary. Hendrix nominated Winn. Winn was elected by a 4-3 vote.