July 2018
Campuswide Power Shutdown on Aug. 10 

All power on campus will be shut down for maintenance on Friday, Aug. 10. If you must be on campus that day, please contact Jennifer Mahato or Brenda Davis Visas immediately. 
New Governance Structure

The new governance structure will include a Facilitation Corps that works together to set agendas, prepare background materials, guide the conversation and draft minutes. The facilitation team consists of Foothill employees: 
Pauline Brown, Family Engagement Institute Supervisor
Anthony Cervantes, Admissions & Records Supervisor   
Isaac Escoto, Counselor & Academic Senate President 
Craig Gawlick, Sunnyvale Center Supervisor
Elaine Kuo, Institutional Researcher
Debbie Lee, Mathematics Instructor
Simon Pennington, Dean of Fine Arts/Communication & Kinesiology/Athletics 
More information on the new structure can be found on the PaRC website and will be discussed at the Governance Summit on Sept. 14. 
Please Give Your Feedback

How can President Thuy best be of service to you and the college? Please fill out this short, confidential survey to share your input.  
Welcome Our New Facilities Rental Coordinator

Welcome Shawn Viaggi, our new Facilities Rental Coordinator! Shawn previously worked in the Visual Performing Arts Center at De Anza, and served as the interim Facilities Rental Coordinator for the past three months. 
He will handle scheduling for both the Fine Arts Facilities as well as general rental (everything else!). If you haven't met Shawn yet, please stop by Building 1900, Office 1926, and say hello. 
Summer Classes at Krause Center for Innovation

KCI offers unique training for faculty and staff on using technology for professional or personal use. Summer credit and non-credit courses include 3D Design Concepts, Adobe Illustrator Overview and Google for Education Summits. Check out all the options on the KCI website
The Sound of Music at Smithwick Theatre

Foothill Music Theatre presents The Sound of Music from July 19 through Aug. 5 at the Smithwick Theatre. 

Tickets are available for purchase at the Lohman Theatre Box Office or online
Equity Summit at Skyline College

You are invited to attend the Equity Summit at Skyline College on November 2, 2018.
About the Equity Summit
The Equity Summit is a FREE full-day experience designed to engage faculty, staff, administrators, and community organizers in a teaching and learning experience centered on Educational Equity.
The experience provides participants an opportunity to be informed about pedagogical practices that enhance student success and address the educational opportunity gap. The program format consists of six Equity Talks, two panels, and a Keynote Address by Award Winning Author and Historian, Dr. Ibram X. Kendi
This is a free event. Breakfast and lunch will be provided.
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