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January 2014 State Board Agenda – 1.17.2014

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State Board for Community Colleges January 2014 Business Meeting

RICHMOND – The State Board for Community Colleges will convene its regular meeting on Thursday, Jan. 23, at 9 a.m. in the Godwin-Hamel Board Room on the 15th floor of the James Monroe Building, 101 N. 14th Street, Richmond.

 State Board Committees will meet on Wednesday, Jan. 22, also in the James Monroe Building. The Academic, Student Affairs and Workforce Development Committee and the Budget and Finance Committee meet at 1:30 p.m.; the Facilities Committee and the Personnel Committee meet at 3 p.m.; and the Audit Committee meets at 3:30 p.m. Board members will also meet beginning at 8:30 a.m. on Wednesday, Jan. 22 to learn about the budget and legislative process and for training. Agenda items for the regular business meeting on Jan. 23 include:

 Academic, Student Affairs & Workforce – The State Board will receive the Annual Report of Student Success 2012-13; a Progress Report on Workforce Development for FY 2013; and a report on policy manual changes, among other information items.

 Facilities – The State Board will consider approval of a master site plan update for the Hampton Campus of Thomas Nelson Community College and a plan for J. Sargeant Reynolds Community College to lease space during the renovation of Georgiadis Hall on the Parham Road Campus. The board will also receive updates on all capital outlay and construction projects.

 Budget and Finance – The State Board will receive updates on the Governor’s budget recommendations for the biennium and will also hear a report on a benchmarking study being conducted as part of the reengineering process.

 Personnel Committee – The State Board will hear updates on a process to analyze human resource strategies across the system to identify opportunities for consolidation, standardization and automation.

 Chancellor’s Report – Chancellor Glenn DuBois will introduce Dr. Abby Stonerock, the new director of faculty development. Enrollment Reports and updates on the VCCS Reengineering Taskforce will also be presented, among other information items. 


About Virginia’s Community Colleges: Created more than 40 years ago, the Virginia Community College System (VCCS) is comprised of 23 community colleges located on 40 campuses across the commonwealth. Together, Virginia’s Community Colleges serve more than 405,000 students each year. For more information, please visit