USM Board of Regents to Meet June 20 at Salisbury University
Chancellor to Deliver Annual
Report to Regents
ADELPHI, Md. (June 16, 2008) - The University
System of Maryland (USM) Board of Regents will convene on Friday, June 20, 2008,
at Salisbury University (SU) in Salisbury, Maryland. The public meeting will
begin at 8:00 a.m. in room 226P of
the new Teacher Education and Technology Complex (TETC). The board will meet in
executive session at approximately 11:15 a.m.
During the meeting, the board will honor outgoing regents Robert
Mitchell, Robert Pevenstein, and Richard Scott, who conclude their terms on June 30, 2008. The board will also
elect new officers for FY 2009.
Action items before the board include:
- New academic
program proposals at Coppin State University, Towson University, University of Maryland, Baltimore County, and University of Maryland, College
- Revision of
USM policy on appointment, rank, and tenure of faculty (II-1.00).
- FY 2010
capital budget request;
- FY 2010-2014
capital improvement program;
- FY 2009
system funded construction request;
- Auxiliary facility
and tuition revenue bonds 28th bond resolution.
In addition to USM Chancellor William E. Kirwan's annual report to the
board and reports from the councils of university system presidents, faculty,
staff, and students, the board will receive information on SU's SAT-optional
admissions pilot program; actions delegated to the chancellor for 2007-2008;
and the status of capital improvement projects systemwide.
Click here to access the complete meeting agenda.
Background information and agendas will be available at the meeting. 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) to make special arrangements.
For driving directions to SU
and a campus map, visit: http://www.salisbury.edu/Info/Directions.html.
Parking for meeting attendees will be in Lot
Contact: John Buettner