8/20 reports to the BOT

Student Trustee report. Student Leadership Council and Roark are working on criteria for selecting students for academic committee.

Presidents report. Expecting 29,000 students on Monday. Opening convocation days have been a great thrill. Thanks everyone who worked through the summer. Our enrollment numbers are down slightly, but we have less decrease than comparable colleges. Thanks facilities, grounds, and custodial staff who have prepared the campus. Homeland Security Training Center is now open. There will be an open house in the fall. Also described the Center of Excellence awards given to the Chemistry department and to Graphic Design. Group award for service went to the regional center directors. Outstanding employee award was given to Diane Szakonyi, director of Learning Commons, very deserving.