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Fox 45 Highlights Spirit, Success of One Remarkable Family in a
Truly Remarkable Class
The College’s 65th commencement,
held Saturday at the Patricia and Arthur Modell Performing Arts Center at
the Lyric, was the story of a community college on the cutting edge of the
hopes and dreams of students everywhere. View the Fox 45 TV report on
the remarkable story of one father who
graduated with his two daughters, and why this family looked to BCCC to
make all the difference.
Assessment Newsletter June Edition
June edition of the Assessment Newsletter,
published by the Division of Academic Affairs Assessment Office, is hot off
the presses! Catch up with all things related to the College’s current
decennial accreditation process and access
previous editions of
the newsletter on our website!
CORRECTION to Our Recent Excellence Award Winners Story
are all distinguished but somehow we got the title wrong for one of this
year’s winners of the Excellence Award. Dr. Malathi Radhakrishnan,
pictured at lower right, is Professor of Natural and Physical Sciences, not
Mathematics, as indicated in the initial May 28 story. We regret the error.
New State of Maryland Policy for Address Changes
that the State has a new process for changing your address. The
change-of-address form is out and the “appropriate tax-withholding form” is
in! Please read the Memo issued Monday from the assistant director of the
Central Payroll Bureau.
SEC Names New Vice President
Faculty Senate Executive Committee (SEC) named its new Vice President
Friday, May 30. Professor Edward Ennels of the Mathematics and Engineering
department will serve for the 2014-2016 term. Dr. Katana Hall, English,
Humanities, Visual and Performing Arts, was elected President May 15 and
Professor Theron Coleman, English, Humanities, Visual and Performing Arts,
was elected Secretary. Click here for the full roster
of SEC officers and committee representatives for 2014-2016!
EEO Training for Non-Managerial Staff – Earn Two
Professional Development Credits!
two professional development credits by attending any one of four sessions
being held June 10 and June 17! Click here for more information or call Nicole Webb at
Deadline Approaching: Scholarship Opportunities Available
The Board of Trustees of The John J.
Leidy Foundation, Inc. awarded the BCCC Foundation $2,200 for student
scholarships. These scholarships will be awarded for Fall 2014 semester
students who reside in Maryland, have demonstrated financial need and are in
good academic standing.
may go to www.bcccfoundation.org/scholarships to download an
application and apply for all BCCC Foundation scholarships.
applications must be received by June 15.
further information, contact Myra Derbyshire at the BCCC Foundation at
Scholarships Available for STEM Students Transferring to Morgan
Help spread the word, scholarships are available for science and
math students transferring to Morgan State University for the 2014-2015
academic year! Students MUST be interested in attaining a B.S. in:
(including Pre-Med, Pharmacy, Dentistry)
students you know to Claton Lewis, Director of
Pre-Professional and Transfer Programs at the Morgan State School
of Computer, Mathematical and Natural Sciences, at 443-885-4515 or
scholarships are for $2,000 per semester for five semesters. The deadline
is July 1, 2014 for submission of qualified students, who need to
have attained their associate degree from BCCC when applying for
IT Services: Update
West has a new phone system! The 70 phones were successfully cut over June
4 and 5. All phones worked with only a handful of FAX machines needing
special attention, which were resolved by the afternoon. Kudos to Harold
King, Telecom Coordinator; Adeniyi Olunuga, Network Engineer; and Kennedy
Franco, Systems Admin., on a successful plan. Clients at Liberty West
should set up their voicemail and anyone who missed or needs training (or
needs the phone Reference Card), please contact Harold via email at firstname.lastname@example.org so it can be scheduled as
soon as possible. The Main Campus will undergo a similar phone change over
the next few months and since the install is much larger, the work will be
performed in stages by groups and/or locations.
Alert Your Students: Low-Cost Quality Child Care
Clarence W. Blount Child Development Center is now enrolling for summer
CCAMPIS (Child Care Access Means Parents in School) scholarships. The
College offers an infant-toddler and pre-school room program (6 months-5
years) and an evening aftercare program starting in the fall (ages 5-12).
is available to students who are eligible to receive the Pell Grant and
unable to afford the full cost of quality child care. Students receiving
child care subsidy from the State of Maryland are not eligible for
participation in the grant program, though there are sliding scale fees
available. The deadline to enroll in the evening program is Aug. 11. See eligibility for CCAMPIS scholarships
receive assistance through this program, students must:
Be a Pell-eligible student-parent
Be enrolled in 3 credits (summer) or 6
Have a cumulative GPA of 2.5
Attend workshop trainings and participate in survey and evaluation
For further information, please
contact Jinaki Kambui, Clarence W. Child Development Center Program
Director; Jodi Cosgrove, CCAMPIS Project Coordinator; or Vivian Gross,
CCAMPIS Program Group Leader at 410-462-7460.
Summer Hours for the Bookstore
Starting June 16, the Bookstore summer
hours will be:
9 a.m. – 5 p.m.
9 a.m. – 6
9 a.m. – 3
Cafeteria Summer Hours
BCCC cafeteria is currently operating from 7:30 a.m. to 3 p.m. Monday
through Friday and the grill will close
at 2:30 p.m. daily. These hours will continue until further notice.
ID Booth Summer Schedule
this week, the BCCC ID booth will operate during the following hours. These hours will be effective through Friday,
Monday – Friday
9 a.m. to noon
1 p.m. to 5 p.m.
Write Effective Performance Goals
faculty and staff are encouraged to click here and view the Professional
Development Office’s guide to writing effective performance goals. Learn
about the simple process for establishing measurable performance goals. To
receive one hour of professional development credit, complete pages 3-5 and
forward to Kemberly Sellman at email@example.com.
NEW BCCC Positions Posted!
Office of Human Resources is seeking qualified candidates for the following
Accounts Receivable Clerk (New)
Assistant Professor, English (New)
Assistant Professor, Fashion Design (New)
- Building Security Officer
- Helpdesk Specialist 1
- Instructional Specialist,
Manager of Non-Credit Healthcare
Procurement Specialist II (New)
Vice President, Business & Finance (New)
For more detailed information for all job
postings, please visit this link
at the left-hand column above!
Reminders from the E-Learning Department:
Your Course for the Quality Matters (QM) Review:
you taught an online or hybrid course for more than four semesters, please
consider submitting your course for the Quality Matters (QM) review.
The advantages for having
your online or hybrid course QM recognized are:
- Personal and professional recognition of a high-quality online/hybrid course
- Middle States commendations for maintaining online
offerings of high quality
- Creating a culture of excellence in the Academic
- Having your course acknowledged on the QM website
Steps for having your online or
hybrid course QM recognized and timeline.
- Respond to this email and copy your associate dean
and dean, indicating your willingness and commitment to follow through
- Enroll and complete successfully the two-week
course called Applying the Quality Matters Rubric (APPQMR). The
course is free for all attendees (a $25 per person technology fee will
be paid by the E-Learning Department). The course will be taught by
Diana Zilberman and offered from Wednesday, June 4 through
Wednesday, June 18.
- Prepare your course for the QM review by the end of
- Submit your course for review in September
- Have your course QM recognized in December
E-Learning Department would like to have at least 15 faculty members
participate in this process. If you are interested, email Diana Zilberman
and associate deans, please encourage your faculty to have their online or
hybrid courses QM reviewed. Many thanks for your support in this effort!
the Impact of E-Learning at Community Colleges:
Instructional Technology Council (ITC) recently published information about
the impact of E-Learning at community colleges. Click here to view the article and learn more about
how technology has affected teaching and learning in higher education.
Business and Finance News - Fiscal Year-End
In preparation for the end of the fiscal
year, please note and adhere to the following deadlines:
holders must submit May 2014 CPC statements with original receipts to the
holders must submit June 2014 CPC statements with original
receipts to the Procurement Office
to the College’s Cash Management Procedures, any checks made out to
Baltimore City Community College must be given to General Accounting for
processing. Please do not bring any checks to the Cashier’s window.
Failure to comply with established procedures may result in an audit
finding for the College. If you have any questions, please contact the
General Accounting/Bursar’s Office.
Pavilion, Room 228
Pavilion, Room 237