President’s Cabinet Meeting
September 26, 2006
Attendees: President Ivory V. Nelson, Vice President William
B. Bynum, Vice President Grant D. Venerable, Vice President Howard E. Merlin,
Vice President Michael B. Hill and Ms. Diane M. Brown. Attending for portion
of meeting: Mr. John Thompson, Director of Physical Plant.
Draft Cabinet minutes of September 13, 2006 were approved.
Physical Plant Briefing
Mr. Thompson reported that the renovation work on University Hall and Ware
Center is on schedule. Reports were also provided on the repair of
the LLC boiler to be undertaken during the winter months and additional painting
to be done both inside and outside on the Chapel. It was also reported
that the bids for the Student Union Building renovation project are back.
Vice President Merlin briefed the Cabinet regarding the status of the Master
Lease contract negotiations.
Cabinet also discussed the needs relative to interim arrangements for housekeeping
and security services at the Graduate Center until the Master Lease contract
The Student Honors Convocation is scheduled for Thursday, November 2, 2006
@ 11:00 AM. In addition to the student honors, the Lindback Awards
will be presented to faculty recipients on this occasion.
Student Affairs and Enrollment Management
Cabinet approved the following policy statement submitted by Vice President
“Lincoln University of the Commonwealth System of Higher
Education does not permit on its main campus, Graduate Center or at any University-sponsored
events, the advertisement or solicitation of credit cards. In addition,
this prohibition on advertisement or solicitation is also extended to alcohol
or alcohol-related products or merchandise, tobacco or tobacco-related products
and merchandise, pornographic or sexually explicit materials, or any other
illegal activities or products.”
Fall 2006 Enrollment Statistics as of September 25, 2006
# Undergraduates enrolled
# Graduates enrolled
There being no further business, President Nelson adjourned the meeting at
Diane M. Brown
Assistant to the President
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