President’s Report

On June 22nd 2005 we conducted a Banner 7 Day at La Salle University with over 130 attendees, SCT highlighted the upgrade and discussed in more detail the changes with the new Common Matching solutions.  The day included lunch and Birds-of-a-Feather sessions for each module.

A Technology Day was conducted on June 28th at La Salle University as well.  The agenda included new technical requirements for Banner 7, Oracle 10G database and application server, Luminis Channels, Oracle Sequencing of IDs and PIDMs, and highlights of Banner 8.

The PABUG Conference was held on November 21st and 22nd 2005. The committee board members consisted of:  President Jeff Montgomery (took over for Rose Ann Jubinski who stepped down prior to conference planning), Vice President Bill George, Secretary Manny Pena, and Treasurer Kathy Liberato. Cindy Bilger, Cathy Conor and Fran DiSanti also continued to greatly assist in the planning.

The conference attendance was over 300 each day.  Over 60 sessions were conducted for Advancement, Finance, Financial Aid, Human Resources, Student, Accounts Receivable, Reporting, Technical, Admissions, Luminis, General, and Vendors (Most notably SCT)

New Schools

Duquesne University

2005 PABUG Officers
Past President: Cindy Bilger (Bucknell University)
President: Jeff Montgomery (Indiana University of Pennsylvania)
President-Elect: Bill George (Bucknell University)
Treasurer Kathy Liberato (Villanova University)
Secretary Manny Pena (Lehigh University

2005 Special Resource Coordinators
Vendor Resource Regina Bennett (University of Scranton)
SunGard Higher Education Resource Manny Pena (Lehigh University)
Conference Resource Cathy Conor (Villanova University)
Registration Resource
Website Resource
CPE Resource Wayne Ochs (Edinboro University)
SunGard Higher Education Account Manager Dennis McFadden

2005 Track Leaders
Accounts Receivable Lori Wilson (Indiana University of Pennsylvania)
Admissions Melissa Gerding (Villanova University)
Advancement Lynne Dillard (Harrisburg Area Community College)
Karen Knisely (Lehigh University)
Finance Bill George (Bucknell University)
Bob Siegfried (Lehigh University)
Financial Aid Eileen Tucker Saint Joseph’s University)
Allison Kuhn (Harrisburg Area Community College)
General Stephen Magliocco (Villanova University)
Susan Hill (Villanova University)
Human Resources Betty Jean Hopple (Bucknell University)
Theresa Handly (Swarthmore College)
Millie Connell (Swarthmore College)
Luminis Patrick Kelly (La Salle University)
Sherri Yerk-Zwickl (Lehigh University)
Reporting and Business Intelligence Eric Parks (Indiana University of Pennsylvania)
Robert Mott (Villanova University)
Brennan Hadden (Dickinson College)
Student Kathy Liberato (Villanova University)
Dennis Hopple (Bucknell University)
Technical Ed Nickerson (La Salle University)

Cumulative Number of Volunteers by School from 1999 – 2005
Schools Officers Special
Bucknell University 7 7 14
California University of Pennsylvania
Cabrini College 1 1
Community College of Philadelphia 1 1
Delaware County Community College
Dickinson College 1 1 2
Drexel University 2 2
Duquesne University
East Stroudsburg University
Edinboro University 6 2 8
Harford Community College
Harrisburg Area Community College 4 4
Immaculata University
Indiana University of Pennsylvania 4 6 10
La Salle University 4 4
Lafayette College 3 3
Lehigh Carbon Community College
Lehigh University 2 4 9 15
Messiah College
Millersville University
Philadelphia College of Osteopathic Medicine
Saint Joseph’s University 4 6 10
Shippensburg University
Slippery Rock University
Swarthmore College 4 4
Temple University
Thomas Jefferson University
University of Scranton 1 1 2
Villanova University 3 2 10 15
Wilkes University 1 3 4
York College