Joint Boards Articulation Commission

Meeting Summary Notes
September 11, 1997
Oregon Institute of Technology -- Metro Campus
Portland, Oregon

Members Present

Jon Carnahan, Chair, Linn-Benton Community College
Betty Youngblood, Western Oregon University
Elaine Yandle-Roth, Office of Community College Services
Dave Phillips, Clatsop Community College
Jim Arnold, OSSHE Chancellor's Office
Pat Loughary, Blue Mountain Community College


Dick Swanson, Oregon Institute of Technology

1. Meeting Summary Notes of June 27, 1997

The summary notes were approved as submitted.

2. Annual Report to Joint Boards of Education

The draft was discussed and numerous revisions suggested. Suggestions were incorporated into the final report.

3. Work Plan for Joint Boards Approval

Extensive discussion took place on the work plan for 1997-98. Click here to see the revised plan.

4. School Transformation Communication Plan and Materials

Materials to explain K-12 Education Transformation, developed by the Oregon Department of Education, and numerous partners, was distributed with the agenda for the September 11, 1997 JBAC meeting. Members agreed that completion of the materials should satisfy the past work plan item for review of materials on education reform and that the item should not be carried forward into this year's work plan.

5. Joint Presidents' Meeting on Systems Articulation

Jon Carnahan presented the idea of a facilitated joint meeting of community college and university presidents to discuss issues surrounding articulation. A Kellogg grant on change at Land Grant Universities might be tapped for resources. Betty Youngblood had a somewhat different understanding of what seemed to be a related charge from Joe Cox. Clarification will be forthcoming.

6. Meeting Schedule

Elaine will call members regarding available dates as several members had conflicts on October 9th. The remainder of the meeting dates will be set at the October meeting. It was suggested that we invite Portland State University's new President, Dan Burnstein, to attend a JBAC meeting.

Prepared by Elaine Yandle-Roth
Office of Community College Services

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