Board of Trustees
Ad Hoc Recruitment and Retention Committee
September 23, 2010
Members Present: Mr. Gil Ziegler, Chair, Mr. Larry Inman, Dr. L. Garnet Lewis, Dr. H. Sook Wilkinson, Dr. Leslie Wong
The Recruitment and Retention Committee was called to order at 1:05 p.m.
Dr. Paul Duby provided an enrollment update for fall 2010:
Discussion followed regarding the continuing change in demographics of the student population, economic effects, and recruitment/retention initiatives including:
With transfer students from both two- and four-year institutions, over the next year, Dr. Duby will prepare modeling of graduating seniors.
The initial goal of this ad hoc committee regarding gathering admission, recruitment and retention information has been met.
A motion was made (Dr. L. Garnet Lewis) that the Ad Hoc Recruitment and Retention Committee be discontinued and recruitment and retention information, as appropriate, be part of the Academic Affairs Committee. Second (Mr. Larry Inman). The motion carried.
After motion duly made and seconded the Committee recommends to the Board of Trustees the approval of the recommendation. This motion is a special action item and is not part of the formal recommendations and requires a separate motion and vote of the full Board of Trustees.
Good of the Order
The meeting adjourned at 2:00 p.m.