President’s Cabinet Meeting
Tuesday, October 6, 2009
9:00 a.m.
 
 
MINUTES
 
ATTENDEES:  President Ivory V. Nelson, Interim Vice President Jerryl Briggs, Vice President Michael B. Hill, Vice President Howard E. Merlin, Vice President Grant D. Venerable, Dean Gladys J. Willis, Dean Judith A.W. Thomas, Ms. Diane M. Brown. 
 
 
MINUTES
 
Cabinet minutes of September 29, 2009, were approved.
   
PRESIDENT
 
Congratulations to the students on an excellent Homecoming Pep Rally held on Monday. 
 
November Board of Trustees Meeting – The necessary reports and resolutions were discussed.
 
Accountability – It is essential that we demonstrate movement toward meeting the goals established by the Board of Trustees.  We must be able to show concretely what we are contributing to meeting these goals.  The members of Cabinet discussed how we might increase the impact of the Learning Resource Center in meeting our retention goals.
 
FISCAL AFFAIRS
 
The “Campus Closings and Work Schedule Modifications” and “Employment and Hiring” policies were approved with noted revisions.
 
STUDENT AFFAIRS AND ENROLLMENT MANAGEMENT
 
Vice President Briggs provided a briefing of the recent Student Forum. Major topics of discussion included IT issues, public safety and the food service.

Student body headcount (As of 10.05.09)
                     Undergraduate:              2,035
                     Graduate:                         611
                               Total                   2,646
  
 
ADJOURNMENT
 
There being no further business, President Nelson adjourned the meeting at 11:30 a.m.
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