Constituted in April 2014, the task force has the following charge: to develop and recommend a process for regular, cross-disciplinary, anonymous review of student artifacts as evidence of student learning outcomes (college-wide) for each of the college’s educational objectives. The original charge was expanded in fall 2014 to include: review Queensborough’s existing Educational Outcomes and recommend possible modifications to the Academic Senate.


Led by the Vice President for Strategic Planning, Assessment and Institutional Effectiveness and the Director of Policy Analysis for General Education and Student Learning Outcomes, the task force members include the Dean for Accreditation, Assessment and Institutional Effectiveness, a faculty representative from each academic department recommended by department chair, one representative from the Academic Senate Curriculum Committee and one from the Senate Assessment Committee.

Faculty Membership 2018-19

  • Art and Design- Kebedech Tekleab
  • Biological Sciences and Geology – Amos Orlofsky
  • Business – Virginia Masterson
  • Engineering Technology – Craig Weber
  • English –Tanya Zhelezcheva
  • Foreign Languages and Literatures – Monica Rossi-Miller
  • Health, Physical Education and Dance – Gene Desepoli
  • History – Aithne Biallo-Padin
  • Library – Richard Mako
  • Mathematics and Computer Science – Kostas Stroumbakis
  • Music – Neeraj Mehta
  • Nursing – Kathleen Pecinka
  • Physics – Paul Marchese
  • Social Sciences – Gabriel Lataianu
  • Speech Communication and Theatre Arts – Supriya Karudapuram
  • Academic Senate Assessment Committee representative: Changiz Alizadeh

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Campus Cultural Centers

Kupferberg Holocaust Center (KHC)Opens in a new window
Kupferberg Holocaust Center Opens in a new window

Using the lessons of the Holocaust to educate current and future generations about the ramifications of unbridled prejudice, racism and stereotyping.

Queensborough Performing Arts CenterOpens in a new window
QPAC: Performing Arts CenterOpens in a new window

QPAC is an invaluable entertainment company in this region with a growing national reputation. The arts at QPAC continues to play a vital role in transforming lives and building stronger communities.

Queensborough Art GalleryOpens in a new window
QCC Art GalleryOpens in a new window

The QCC Art Gallery of the City University of New York is a vital educational and cultural resource for Queensborough Community College, the Borough of Queens and the surrounding communities.