Presidents Report

The first official gathering of PABUG members occurred at the March 2000 SCT Summit Conference in San Francisco where more than 70 users from various member schools learned about the organization.

The PABUG web site ( and a group listserv were initiated.

The first PABUG Conference took place in Harrisburg Area Community College in November of 2000. The two-day event held November 20 – 21 attracted nearly 200 attendees each day. There were 16 vendor presentations, 12 BOFs, 11 presentations by schools, 8 panel discussions and 3 roundtable discussions.

The first session in PABUG history was “SCT Corporate Update” that kicked off the conference by SCT’s Deborah Elias-Smith.

The first presentation by a PABUG member (setting aside BOFs, panels, etc.) was “Campus Pipeline, The St. Joseph’s University Experience” by St. Joe’s Evelyn Minick

2000 PABUG Officers

Past President:
President: Cathy Connor (Villanova University)
President-Elect: Fran DiSanti (Saint Joseph’s University)
Treasurer Andy Lawlor (Edinboro University)
Secretary Cindy Bilger (Bucknell University)

2000 Special Resource Coordinators

Vendor Resource
Sungard Higher Education Resource
Conference Resource
Registration Resource
Website Resource
CPE Resource
Sungard Higher Education Account Manager John Briggs, Don Fox, and Dennis McFadden

2000 Track Leaders
Accounts Receivable
Financial Aid
Human Resources
Reporting and Business Intelligence

Cumulative Number of Volunteers by School from 1999 – 2000
Schools Officers Special
Bucknell University 2 2
California University of Pennsylvania
Cabrini College
Community College of Philadelphia
Delaware County Community College
Dickinson College
Drexel University
Duquesne University
East Stroudsburg University
Edinboro University 2 2
Harford Community College
Harrisburg Area Community College
Immaculata University
Indiana University of Pennsylvania
La Salle University
Lafayette College
Lehigh Carbon Community College
Lehigh University
Messiah College
Millersville University
Philadelphia College of Osteopathic Medicine
Saint Joseph’s University 2 2
Shippensburg University
Slippery Rock University
Swarthmore College
Temple University
Thomas Jefferson University
University of Scranton
Villanova University 1 1
Wilkes University
York College


Vendors Present – SCT, Oracle, Campus Pipeline, TouchNet, Information Builders and Moore
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