Confidential memo from Mark Rocha to his internal cabinet (aka: What Mark Rocha Really Thinks about Shared Governance, Faculty, PCC as a Business, His Legacy and “Reforms”)
- “Students will soon enough add one plus one to figure out that they are better off going some place else.”
- “PCC’s enrollment will shrink, causing a reduction in revenue…”
- “The essential pre-requisite for success – getting the right people on the bus and the wrong people off the bus — has been accomplished.”
- ” I knew long ago that our “shared governance” system would not bear the weight of transformative reforms such as the calendar, restructure, … Pathways and saying no to the union.
Is it real? YES, at least according to the two VPs of the school.
This article sums things up nicely: http://www.pasadenaweekly.com/cms/story/detail/?id=13101
Factoid: 2010 there were 38 administrators; the 2014 org. chart lists 98 administrators