43600 Mission Boulevard, Fremont, CA 94539



Date: September 26, 2007

7:00 P.M.


Meeting Location:

Child Development Center (Fremont Main Campus)


Board Subcommittees Meeting - Time: 6:00 P.M. (Open to the Public)

Open Session - Time: 7:00 P.M.





Open Session

Public Session Called to Order



Roll Call

Mr. Nick Nardolillo, President

Mr. Garrett Yee, Vice President

Mr. Bob Brunton, Member

Mr. Bill McMillin, Member

Ms. Trisha Tahmasbi, Member

Mr. Richard Watters, Member

Mr. John Weed, Member

Mr. Ken Steadman, Student Member


Pledge of Allegiance



Subcommittee Meetings

(Bob Brunton, John Weed, and Rich Watters)

Ø      Committee Organization

Ø      Change Order Process

Ø      Subject Matter Planning Schedule

Ø      Master Plan Overview


(Bill McMillin, Trisha Tahmasbi, and Ken Steadman)

Ø      Curriculum Development Process


(Nick Nardolillo and Garrett Yee)

Ø      President/Superintendent Search


Approval of Minutes

1. Approval of Minutes (September 12, 2007 Board Meeting)


Communications from the Public

An opportunity will be given to citizens to address the Board on matters of general district business. A five minute time limit will be allotted to each speaker, unless extended by the Board President. At their request, members of the audience may address the Board of Trustees on any item during the Board’s consideration of that item.



Agenda Modifications




To the Board for Information Only

2. Technology Bid for Newark Center for Health Sciences and Technology

3. Reports from Board Subcommittees



Consent Agenda

4. Award Bid 275, Replacement of Cooling Towers



To the Board for Information Only

5. Foundation Capital Campaign Report

6. China Exchange and Training Program


To the Board for Discussion/Action

7. Board Biographies


Reports and Announcements

College Council

Faculty Senate



Associated Students






Agenda Items for Future Meetings









Dates and Times of Next Meetings

October 10 7:00 p.m. / Board Meeting

October 24 7:00 p.m. / Board Meeting

November 14 7:00 p.m. / Board Meeting

December 12 3:00 p.m. / Board Meeting






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