Monthly Board Highlights - April 2020

If you were unable to attend the April 7, 2020 Board of Trustees meeting, here are some of the actions that took place.

The Board heard the following reports and presentations:

Academic Senate Report by:

Karla Kirk

Classified Senate Report by:

Susi Nitzel (written)

Succession Planning by:

Chancellor Dr. Paul Parnell

COVID-19 Update by

Vice Chancellor Christine Miktarian

Approved the following:

  • Academic Personnel Transactions as presented
  • Classified Personnel Transactions as presented
  • Summer 2020, Fall 2020, Spring 2021 and Fall 2021 Curriculum Proposals
  • Purchase of mobile internet devices at $80 each and $20 per month for service with no long-term commitment to assist with online instruction
  • California Community College Trustees 2020 Ballot for Board of Directors

Held Public Hearings for:

Initial Bargaining Proposal presented by the District to the California School Employees Association and its Chapter No. 379

College and Career Access Partnership Agreements (AB288 Dual Enrollment)


  • Board Policy 5500, Standards of Conduct
  • College and Career Access Partnership Agreements (AB288 Dual Enrollment)
  • Extension of Lease Agreement for two months with Fresno County Superintendent of Schools in the District Office

Approved the following grant agreement recommendations:

Fresno City College has received a $35,537 new grant from the Foundation for California Community Colleges to assist with the Food Pantry.

Fresno City College was awarded $180,547 by the California Clean Energy Commission to provide service technicians in operational safety and maintenance of advanced technology vehicles, alternative fuel vehicle technology and alternative fuel infrastructure technology systems.

Report of Actions Taken in Closed Session:

The Board did not take any action in Closed Session.

You can read more April 7, 2020 Board Meeting agenda details on our website