Academic Senate

Academic Standards and Practices

The Academic Standards and Practices Committee shall be concerned with the scholastic success of the students at Napa Valley College, the measurement of the degree of success achieved by students, and the instructional resources to help achieve student success.

 2014-2015 Committee Members:

Faculty Member
Janet Duffey Health Occupations 707-256-7163

Stephanie Grohs

Library & Learning Resources


Alejandro Guerrero, Chair*



Betty Hopperstad



Jeff Wachsmuth Social  Science 707-256-7740
 Administrative Representative
  Classified Senate 707-256-7113
 Student Representative
ASNVC 707-256-7340
*Subject to committee approval


 2014-2015 Meeting Calendar


Meeting Minutes   
Fall 2014 Aug 15, Sept 8, Oct 6, Nov 10, Dec 8
Spring 2014 February 10, March 17, April 14, May 10
Fall 2012 September 10, October 8
Fall 2011 August 12, October 20, November 7, December 20
Spring 2011 February 20
Fall 2010 August 13September 20, October 20, December 20,


Membership:  The committee shall consist of four to five Academic Senate members, including at least one counselor, and one librarian. 
Non-Senate members are the V.P. of Instruction, one classified representative, and one student appointed by ASNVC.

 Academic Honesty Policy

 AP Policy

 NVC GE Descriptions

 General Education Outcomes

 NVC General Education Philosophy

New Program Development:

 Multiple Majors Statement 
     (2010 Catalogue)

 Instructional Program
     Discontinuance Policy
     (rev. 2005)