Welfare and Security Committee


July 9, 2007


Research Administration Building Boardroom



WSC Members Present: 

Tom Akins (DOPP); Matthew Noury (GTRI ITTL);

WSC Guest:

Cindy Smith



  1. Safety Walk discussion - Discussed the route of the safety walk and unsafe areas.  The call boxes were a big concern with them being inoperable or difficult to use.  Dark areas were also a big concern, students identified areas of concern.


  1. Pandemic Flu – Cindy Smith – Guest Speaker – (see attached presentation)

Ms. Smith informed us that in February 2006 a committee was formed on campus which is currently in place.  An internal plan is currently being drafted in the President’s office.  GT is currently working on an emergency procedures air travel plan for staff and students.  She enlightened us on how GT has been identified by the Fulton Co. Health Dept. as an epidemic location and distribution point for the community. 


  1. New business – Inquiries about new members was mentioned.


  1. Old business – none



The next meeting is scheduled for August 13, 2007 @ 3 pm in RAB's boardroom. 

There being no further business, the meeting was adjourned at 4:04 p.m.