Tuesday, September 20, 2011
International Cultural Center
Ivory V. Nelson; Fiscal Vice President Howard E. Merlin; Executive Vice
President Michael B. Hill; Dean John O. Chikwem; Dean Judith A.W. Thomas; Ms. Diane
2011 HBCU Conference - President Nelson briefed the attendees on the White
House Initiative 2011 HBCU Conference that he attended September 19th
in Washington, DC. Lincoln University
was named by John Wilson as one of the HBCUs on the rise and making positive
Budget Request - Lincoln
University’s 2012-2013 Budget Request is due at the Pennsylvania Department of
Education on Friday, September 23rd.
The Department of Education has requested that the following be
addressed in the University’s budget request:
- Efforts to Address Increase in Tuition and Fees
New Residence Hall - Vice President Merlin was asked to continue working
on a financial plan for construction of a new residence hall.
EXECUTIVE VICE PRESIDENT
Hill informed the group that priority plans have been developed for both the
Visual Arts and Business and Entrepreneurial Centers of Excellence. The Centers’ faculty are working on plans for
uniformity of delivery, intervention for students exhibiting difficulty with
the course work, and achievement measures.
VICE PRESIDENT FOR FISCAL AFFAIRS
Merlin presented the FY12 Enrollment data as of September 16, 2011. A larger number of students entering in
spring 2012 than originally anticipated is needed to help overcome the
shortfall in income calculated on enrollment.
being no further business, President
Nelson adjourned the meeting at 11:15 a.m.
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