BC Winter Intersession Task Force

The BC Winter Intersession Task Force was an ad hoc task force of the Academic Senate. The primary purpose of this taskforce was to explore and address BC-specific concerns as well as inform the conversations at the districtwide task force. The districtwide task force will focus on districtwide issues of implementing a winter intersession.

Meeting Times

This task force concluded and no longer meets.

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Last Meeting

April 7, 2022

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About the Committee


The taskforce will:

  • examine scheduling bottlenecks and other possible catalysts for the winter intersession proposal.
  • identify, explore, and address concerns from various BC constituency groups.
  • carefully research the admission and records processing and financial aid issues.
  • assess multiple winter intersession models and lengths with respect to logistics and pedagogy.
  • share BC-specific issues with the districtwide taskforce.
  • gather student input.

The BC Winter Intersession Task Force (BCWITF) Charge document was reviewed and approved in (TBD).

Full Committee Charge

Reported to:

The taskforce reported to the Academic Senate

Communicated with:

Additionally, the taskforce will communicate regularly with areas through the Faculty Chairs and Deans Council, and College Council.

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Contact Information

Please contact Nick Strobel at nstrobel@bakersfieldcollege.edu or Erica Menchaca at erica.menchaca@bakersfieldcollege.edu for more information.