Subcommittee of COCI. Evaluates courses with respect to Regulation 300 (Breadth Requirement in the study of American Cultures).

Committee Roster 2016-17


  • Estelle Tarica (Spanish & Portuguese) - Chair


  • Patricia Baquedano-Lopez (Education)
  • Mel Chen (GWS) - fall only
  • Gillian Hart (Geography) - spring only
  • James Holston (Anthropology)
  • Zeus Leonardo (Education)
  • James Porter (Rhetoric)
  • Katherine Snyder (English)
  • Bryan Wagner (English)

Student Members

  • Kathy Tran (ASUC)
  • Kriya Wong (ASUC)


  • Susanna Elm (History) - fall only
  • J. Theodore Pena (Classics/Italian Studies) - spring only

Ex Officio

  • Robert Powell (Political Science)

By Invitation

  • Victoria Robinson (American Cultures Center) - Program Director (nonvoting)


Meeting Schedule

Meetings are held on Fridays from 10:00 a.m.-12:00 p.m. 

Contact analyst for meeting information.


Annual Report

Please contact the committee analyst for additional reports.