November 18, 2009
4:00 – 5:00 pm
Dean’s Conference Room
Present: Dean Ryman,
Dr. Oliver, Ms. Hayes, Mr. Bennett, Dr. Gibson, Ms. Calk, Dr. Jessica
Dolecheck, Ms. Doughty, Ms. Jarrell, Ms. Wisenor
Absent but excused:
Dr. Boult and Dr. Fellows.
- Campus Messaging: Contact Amy Weems for assistance with
problems regarding campus messaging
- KNOE 30-second spots: KNOE doing free segments on COHS.
Approval needed by Dean prior to submission of segments to KNOE.
- Tucker Commission-Low Completer Programs: Tucker
commission currently meeting; plans are for commission work to be
completed by February. A low completer program is defined as an
undergraduate program graduating 10 or less students per year. COHS not
identified with any low completer programs.
- Request for the program
review document as related to Tucker. Due date for program review of each
program due Dec 15 to be submitted to Dean and copy to Dr. Oliver. Maximum length of document is 2 pages
and should highlight strengths of program. A profile excel spreadsheet
will be populated and sent to Department Heads by Dr. Pani within the
next week. Department Heads should review this carefully and submit to
the Dean’s office before Dec. 15. Program reviews will be used by Provost
and President as needed to address issues/questions from Tucker.
- SLP: Served 50
clients this semester; updated the SLP website; three faculty attended
ASHA (two presented research).
- Nursing: Re-accreditation visit scheduled for
April 14-16; Received 85 applicants to nursing program; Emily Doughty
progressing toward completion of doctoral degree set for December 2009.
Nursing convocation scheduled December 18th at 3PM.
- RADT: Discussed
staffing issues related to management of on-campus and online courses.
- CLS: Website
updated, site visit scheduled for March 10-11, 2010
- OTA: Increasing GPA to apply to 2.7; Developing new
method for management of OTA clinics for spring; Patti & Carolyn providing
training to FW sites
- DH: Developing online courses and faculty enrolled in moodle
training; curriculum changes submitted to UCC
- HLST : Working on 2+2 articulation with OTA; faculty
working with BPCC to developing
courses for associate degree in healthcare management/marketing and 2+2
- Dr. Ryman reported that
the open house for Nursing/CLS/RADT Building is being planned by
- CALL center: located at
old PJs along side of admission and recruitment, Denise Duplechin is
managing this with GA’s; this is point of entry for GOLD/CALL students
where all inquiries will be addressed and getting students admitted to ULM.
- Pay for COHS adjunct to
teach online: $3500
- COHS Christmas Party: Dec
9th from 11:30 – 1 in Sugar 153; catered by Aramark; come and