USM Board of Regents to Meet September 20
Adelphi, Md. (Sept. 17, 2013)
-- The University System of Maryland (USM) Board of Regents at its next
meeting will present the annual Regents Staff Awards and vote on several items
recently approved by the Committee on Finance.
The public session is scheduled to begin at 9:00 a.m. Friday, September
20 in the Atrium of the Adele H. Stamp Student Union at the University of
Maryland, College Park (UMCP).
As an information item, the board will acknowledge USM staff who received
the annual USM Regents Staff Awards. These honorees from various USM
institutions will be recognized during a separate morning reception before the
The board will vote on a resolution to spend USM cash balances on
revenue-bond authorized projects; a lease extension at the Laboratory for
Physical Sciences at the University of Maryland, College Park (UMCP); and
consulting services for the implementation of the Kuali Financial System at
UMCP. Among the additional information items is a report on the Coppin State
University Implementation Plan.
The regents will hear reports from the councils of university system
presidents, faculty, staff and students. The full agenda, with supporting
materials, can be accessed at http://www.usmd.edu/regents/agendas/fb092013p.php.
After the public meeting, the board will vote on whether to
reconvene in closed session. If that vote is approved, the board in closed
session will consider executive function items and items exempted from
consideration in open session under the Open Meetings Act.
Sign language interpreters and/or other appropriate accommodations
for eligible individuals with disabilities will be provided upon request.
Please call 301.445.2756 (voice) or 301.314.7683 (TTY/ITT) for special
Parking for attendees is available in the adjacent Union Lane
Garage. Attendees are asked to let the parking attendant know that they are
attending the Board of Regents meeting.
For driving directions to UMCP and a campus map, click http://www.transportation.umd.edu/visitor/campusmap.html.
Contact: Mike Lurie