- Bob has commented that SACC-L may not allow attachments of any kind. In any
event, please find the minutes below as part of the body of the message.
Society for Anthropology in Community Colleges
Minutes of Executive Board Meeting and Business Meeting
November 18, 2004
The meeting was called to order at 12:30 pm by Phillip Naftaly, president. Diane
Levine was appointed temporary secretary. The minutes of the previous meeting
were not read they were not available.
Presidents Report (Phil Naftaly)
Dianne Chidester and Bob Muckle will be going to the AAA meeting in Atlanta
and Bob Muckle will chair the 5 Fields Update Session.
The annual meeting will be in Savannah in March 2005
The Electronic Information Committee will report at that time.
Stacy Lathrop, of the Anthropology Newsletter, is asking for commentary on the
AAA meeting. Send e-mails to her to create a dialogue.
Phil Stein asked if we will take a stand on helping AAA when they figure out
Mark Lewine stated that we should have representatives to the general section
Lloyd Miller discussed AAAs role and SACCs relationship to it. He encouraged
Tony Balzano, Bob Muckle and Dianne Chidester to convey the SACC position to
VPs Report (Mark Lewine)
A brochure for the spring meeting has been sent out; please give them to your
840 community colleges have been contacted thru AACE; there was discussion
about the full time/part time ratios.
In the immediate future Mark plans to work on publicizing SACC in order to
have more subscribers.
Tribal colleges group want to form a collaboration with SACC.
Program Chair Report and Past Presidents Report
In the wake of the rescheduling of the AAA Annual Meeting in Atlanta, The 5
fields update session will take place although it is unclear if all of the
presenters will attend. If some are absent, they may send their papers to be
It is difficult dealing with AAA.
Treasurers Report (Mel Johnson)
Money: There has been a $5000 net increase, but some bills have not been paid
Net assets $19,600.
AnthrosourceGeneral budget and publication budget. 200-300 journals on-line.
o Either use money designated ($500 for Presidents Award) or take it out of the
o Return to paying some expenses of Board members attending AAA and SACC
Editors Report (Lloyd Miller)
Kokopelli has been removed from SACC notes.
Papers presented at this meeting should be submitted for publication.
The past president listing will be just names and years
Anthrosource will be digitized in 2007.
WEB/ Listserv Report (Jo Rainey Rodgers and Phil Stein)
The New Web Site has been set up
They will make a web page for each field.
Mission Statement (Phil Naftaly)
By-Laws Article II, Purposes:
The purpose of this organization shall be
a. to stimulate communication and cooperation among anthropologists and teachers
of anthropology in community colleges, colleges and precollegiate institutions;
b. to stimulate instructional curriculum and program development in the school
and to aid in the important of teaching anthropology.
Suggestions for changes and comments will be asked on the list-serv. Changes
will be decided at the meeting in Savannah.
The meeting was adjourned at 1:40.
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