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Committee Meeting Dates

CDEC meets the first Wednesday of the month at 1:10pm in Admin 1604.

Committee Members

Jason Beaton
Elmida Baghdaserians
Ted Fickel
Shirin Herrington
Humberto Mendoza
Jessica Mintz
Rick Murray*
Laurie Nalepa
Anthony O'Regan
Israel Ortiz
   Staff/Help Desk
Nathan Placencia
Cherine Trombley*
Magda Walsh
   (DE Coordinator)  AFT



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Campus Distance Education Committee (CDEC)

Campus Distance Education Committee (CDEC)


Vision, Mission, Core Values

Los Angeles Valley College classes are web-enhanced; many are hybrid, combining on-campus with online instruction; and a number of classes, and entire programs, are fully online.

The mission of CDEC is to advocate, encourage, and support the development of a high-quality online instructional program that meets the needs of our college community.

Core Values

  • Student Success
  • Student-Centered Learning
  • Excellence
  • Integrity
  • Supportive environment
  • Collegiality and collaboration
  • Personal instructional accountability
  • Fully accessible quality programs
  • Respect of individuals and diversity
  • Achievement of indivual and institutional gaols
  • Commitment to teaching, scholarship, and active learning
  • Respect for all people and learning styles
  • Encouragement of innovation, experimentation, and creativity