Texas Tech University

Task Force Agenda October 8, 2014

  1. Introduction
  2. President's Charge
  3. Chancellor's Charge
  4. Understand the Context – Trey Robb & Harriette Baker
    1. Primer on Fraternity & Sorority Life
    2. TTU Policies that apply to Fraternity & Sorority Life
    3. OPEN DISCUSSION
  5. Understand Prevention – share foundational information on Principles of Prevention and Why Behaviors Occur – Dr. Amy Murphy
    1. OPEN DISCUSSION
  6. Problem Analysis – Sofia Chapman
    1. Spaces and places where problems are worse
    2. Misperceptions about behaviors or beliefs
    3. Action/inaction that facilitates behaviors
    4. Policies that don't work or aren't enforced
    5. Other opportunities to "interrupt" these behaviors
  7. Identify measures to intervene and tactics to support changes
    1. Make desirable behavior easier
    2. Make undesirable behavior harder
    3. Reward desirable behavior
    4. Raise cost of undesirable behavior
  8. Opportunities for community dialogue and participation in the process
  9. Next meeting, date, and time
  10. Questions and adjournment