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Community College System Code of Student Conduct in line with the University
System Code of Student Conduct. Mr. Stricker so moved. The motion was
seconded by Professor Rhoads and carried. (See PR 4A at the end of the
J. Appointment of President. Owensboro Community College (PR 4B)
President Wethington reported that PR 4B and PR 4C relate to the
appointments of two community college presidents. He asked Chancellor Carr
to comment on both items.
Chancellor Carr reviewed the credentials of Dr. John M. McGuire and
expressed pleasure in recommending that Dr. McGuire be named President of
Owensboro Community College effective July 29, 1991. On motion made by Dr.
Meriwether, seconded by Professor Betts and carried, the Board approved the
appointment of Dr. McGuire. (See PR 4B at the end of the Minutes.)
K. Appointment of President. Prestonsburg Community College (PR 4C)
Chancellor Carr reviewed the credentials of Dr. Deborah L. Floyd. He
said that he was pleased to recommend that Dr. Floyd be named President of
Prestonsburg Community College effective July 29, 1991. Mr. Sturgill moved
approval of PR 4C. The motion, which was seconded by Professor Betts, was
voted on and unanimously carried. (See PR 4C at the end of the Minutes.)
President Wethington noted that both candidates were recommended by
the search committees and were interviewed by himself and Chancellor Carr.
L. Appointpent of Vice Chancellor for Research and Graduate Studies -
Lexington Campus (PR 5A)
President Wethington stated that PR 5A is another significant
administrative appointment for the Lexington Campus. He asked Chancellor
Hemenway to comment about the recommendation.
Chancellor Hemenway said that a brief biography on Dr. Watt was
included in the background information in PR 5A. He added that Dr. Watt
represents the combination of teaching and research, and he has proven
ability as an administrator in his role as chairman of the Chemistry
Department. In his opinion, Dr. Watt is an excellent appointment.
President Wethington stated that this is the third significant
appointment affecting the Research and Graduate Studies area. He reminded
the Trustees of the appointment of Dr. Linda J. Magid, Vice President for
Research and Graduate Studies, and Dr. Delwood Collins, Vice Chancellor for
Research and Graduate Studies for the Medical Center. He said that the
University is fortunate to be able to appoint a distinguished scientist like
Dr. Watt. He expressed pleasure in recommending the appointment of Dr. Watt
Mr. Ockerman entertained a motion for approval. Professor Betts so
moved. The motion was seconded by Mr. Bates and passed unanimously. (See
PR 5A at the end of the Minutes.)
Dr. Watt was in attendance, and President Wethington asked him to
stand and be recognized, following which he received a round of applause.