USM Board of Regents to Vote on New Academic Programs, Sexual Misconduct Policy, and Capital Improvement Program
Adelphi, Md. (June
25, 2014) -- The University System of Maryland (USM) Board of Regents at its
next meeting will vote on several new academic programs, take action on the USM
sexual misconduct policy proposal, and vote on the fiscal year (FY) 2016
capital budget request and FY 2016-2020 capital improvement program.
The committee will meet at 8:30 a.m. on Friday, June 27 in Room 1105 of the University of Maryland University
College (UMUC) Inn and Conference Center, 3501 University Blvd. East, Adelphi,
The regents also will hear the Chancellor's annual report
and reports from the councils of university system presidents, faculty, staff
and students. After the public meeting, the board will vote on whether to
reconvene in executive session.
In closed session, the board would discuss issues
specifically exempted in the Open Meetings Act from the requirement for public
consideration. Those issues include meetings with two USM presidents for their
performance review; recommendations for Council of USM Staff recommendations
for Regents Staff Awards; consultation with legal counsel regarding pending
litigation; and annual performance reviews and salary recommendations for
presidents and performance reviews of USM vice chancellors and the chancellor.
The full agenda and supporting materials for the open
session and convening closed session document are available here.
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 arrangements.
Parking for the meeting will be available in UMUC's Inn and
Conference Center garage. Driving directions are available here.
Contact: Mike Lurie