Partnership for Student Success

What is the Partnership for Student Success?

The Partnership for Student Success is a faculty-driven ongoing initiative encompassing these college programs:

The Partnership includes a variety of learning and instructional support programs aimed at building academic skills, particularly basic skills, across the disciplines. The Partnership is propelled by assistance for all participants based on active mutual engagement of students, faculty, and tutors.

Success Data

Click here for complete texts of the evaluation studies for the PSS programs: Success Data

The Partnership for Student Success team is happy to answer your questions.

Please contact:
Pam Guenther
Phone: (805) 965-0581 ext. 5107

PSS Members

The current members of the PSS Steering Committee are:

  • Barbara Bell - English Skills and Basic Skills Transformation Grant
  • Elizabeth Bowman - Director, Luria Library
  • Robin Goodnough - ESL, Senate Liasion
  • Cosima Celmayster Rincon - ESP Counselor
  • Anita Cruse - English Skills and Basic Skills Transformation Grant
  • Michael Gamboa - Student Program Advisor - AthleticsPhysical Education; Lead, Academic Achievement Zone
  • Vandana Gavaskar - Director, Learning Support Services and Gateway
  • Maria Morales - Academic Counselor
  • Marit Ter Mate-Martinsen, ESL
  • Pam Guenther - Chair of PSS, Academic Senate
  • Monica Campbell - NC ESL
  • Mariah Messer, NC Adult High School/GED
  • Priscilla Mora - Dean, Educational Programs, Humanities
  • Sheila Wiley - Basic Skills Transformation Grant
  • Paloma Arnold - Director, EOPS/CARE