Louisiana Higher Education Governance


Higher Education Funding

  • HEAT Rally at the State Capitol (February 24, 2016)
  • Presentation by Commissioner of Higher Education Joseph C. Rallo, “Louisiana Higher Education: An Outlook and analysis” (May 2015) (PDF from PowerPoint)
  • Presentative by Howard Bunsis, Chair of the AAUP Collective Bargaining Congress, on the financing of Louisiana higher education (May 2015) (PDF from PowerPoint)
  • Presentation to ALFS by John Anderson regarding the response of northern Louisiana higher education institutions to revenue reductions (PowerPoint) (February 2014)
  • Presentation to ALFS by LCTCS President Monty Sullivan (PowerPoint) (December 2014)
  • Presentation by SOWELA faculty member Barry Humphus concerning the Higher Education Revenue District proposal (PowerPoint) (October 2013)
    • Spreadsheet to accompany Barry Humphus’s presentation on the Higher Education Revenue District proposal (Excel spreadsheet) (October 2013)
  • Presentation to legislators on the value of higher education by Shreveport faculty and administrators (PowerPoint) (May 2013)
  • Recommendations regarding Financial Exigency (2006)

Higher Education Restructuring

  • Transcript of remarks on restructuring higher education by LSU Faculty Senate President Kevin L. Cope (February 2012)
  • Transcript of the Faculty Senate—Chancellor—Provost Forum, “Vistas of Reorganization”
  • LSU reorganization plan as proposed to the Board of Supervisors
  • NCHEMS report on the role, scope, and mission of Louisiana higher education institutions and one restructuring of Louisiana higher education management (January 2012)       

Louisiana Legislative Resolutions

  • 2013 Bills in the Legislature being followed by the Board of Regents (PowerPoint) (May 2013)
  • Draft report of the Louisiana Higher Education Governance Commission (29 December 2011)
  • Letter from Faculty Senate President Kevin L. Cope opposing HB1492
  • Letter from Faculty Senate President to U. S. Secretary of Education regarding the “stimulus waiver”

Board of Regents

  • Report by Deloitte consultants to the Board of Regents regarding aspects of the higher education master plan (PDF from PowerPoint) (November 2015) 
  • 2013 action plan for the Board of Regents Legislative Committee (December 2012)
  • Presentation by Commissioner of Higher Education Jim Purcell to the joint ALFS/LSCC meeting in Alexandria, November 2011 (PowerPoint)
  • Special Report on BOR Budget Reductions (November 23, 2005)