LSU Transition Advisory Team to Meet Thursday

BATON ROUGE – LSU’s Transition Advisory Team, a 10-member panel tasked with providing information to the LSU Board of Supervisors to facilitate the reshaping of the LSU System, will hold an Immersion Workshop on Thursday at the LSU Energy, Coast and Environment Building.

The meeting will be held in room 1019 of the ECE Building and will begin at 10 a.m. and is scheduled to end approximately 4 p.m.

Dr. Stan Ikenberry, the former president of the University of Illinois and of the American Council of Education, will join the meeting by phone to provide insight into other universities and their efforts to prepare for the future.

The team will then discuss the elements of a vision and basic tenets for LSU which will form the foundation of the team’s first report to the Board of Supervisors on March 15.

More information on LSU’s re-organization process can be found at www.lsu.edu/LSU2015.

Live streaming video of the meeting will be available at http://connect.lsu.edu/tat. All users may enter as guests. Users must have the latest version of Adobe Flash player for access. Users can go to http://na1cps.adobeconnect.com/common/help/en/support/meeting_test.htm to determine if their computer has the latest version of Adobe Flash.