Minutes
Presidentís Cabinet Meeting
January 9, 2001

Attendees: President Ivory V. Nelson, Interim Vice President Saligrama C. SubbaRao, Vice President William B. Bynum, Vice President Edward L. McCusker, Vice President Michael Hill, Ms. Diane M. Brown

3020 Market Street Study - Vice President SubbaRao indicated that the committee assigned to perform this study will have a report ready within the next week.

Capital Projects - The University has been informed that the Department of General Services (DGS) has just about completed the scopes of work for the projects falling under the $29.4 million.  DGS has aggregated several of the projects resulting in a total of 3 or 4 projects.

Lincoln continues to seek the assistance of DGS in rectifying the shortcomings in the Living Learning Center.  To date the University has spent several hundred thousands of dollars to try to fix problems with the building.

Privatized Housing - The RFP for the project has been issued.

2001-2002 Budgets - The office of fiscal will soon distribute forms to department heads to begin the budget process for 2001-2002.  Departments will be asked to establish budgets around a set of parameters established by the Cabinet.

Fundraising - It has been discovered that persons on campus have engaged in fundraising efforts without coordinating these efforts through the Development office.  It is important that all Fundraising efforts are coordinated through the Development office.

Minority Access, Inc. - Five Lincoln students are the recipients of scholarships in the amount of $7,000, each, for the 2000-2001 academic year.

The Christian R. & Mary F. Lindback Foundation - Lincoln has received an award in the amount of $4,000 to be given to a faculty member during the current academic year.  Vice President SubbaRao will form a committee to select the recipient of the award.

MISCELLANEOUS

$800,000 in LU scholarships will be available for incoming students for 2001-2002.  This is the same amount set aside for 2000-2001 incoming students.

Diane M. Brown
Assistant to the President



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