TQ: Fall 2010




  • Letter from ACCT Chair Thomas M. Bennett - The Challenges and Rewards of Growth
  • Letter from ACCT President & CEO J. Noah Brown - Reflecting on the Future
  • Advocacy - Meeting the Challenge: Striving for First Place By Jee Hang Lee
  • Legal - Despite High Court Ruling, Campus Gun Bans Remain on Solid Ground By Ira Michael Shepard
  • Case Study - The Single-Issue Trustee: Champion or Distraction? By Narcisa A. Polonio, Ed.D.
  • Interface - Looking Back, Looking Ahead By BJ Marcil; Making the Dream a Reality By Terri Grimes
  • Advisor - Election of Board and Diversity Committee Members and Election of Regional Nominating Committee Members; 2010 Candidates; ACCT Voting Delegates for Elections (*Important Note: This is the abbreviated one-page issue of Advisor special to Trustee Quarterly. For the full Fall 2010 issue of Advisor, which contains important informational updates and deadlines for ACCT members, click here.)



  • News - 2010 ACCT Regional Awards Announced; National Governors Association Joins Completion Movement; ACCT's Virtual Leadership Academies; Voluntary Framework of Accountability Update; Congratulations to Incoming AACC President and CEO Dr. Walter Bumphus; Call for Proposals: 2011 ACCT Trust Fund Board Grant Opportunities; Make Your Voice Heard at the 2011 NLS; AACC-ACCT Joint Commission on Federal Relations Dissolved; ACCT Launches New Diversity Assessment Services; ACCT Welcomes 22 New and Reinstated Members.
  • Around the Regions - "Around the Regions" provides an opportunity to share what’s happening in the states and around the regions. This section focuses on state legislative and budgetary issues, economic development, and finance. Also included is a regional map with photos of regional chairs and state coordinators.
  • Searches and Retreats - The Board Leadership Services staff and consultants of the Association of Community College Trustees are pleased to have assisted in the search for the following community college chief executive officers and vice presidents. Additionally the Board Leadership Services assisted the following colleges with board self assessments and presidential evaluations, and the provided the following colleges with board retreat services.