USM Board of Regents Meets April 15
Adelphi, Md. (April
11, 2011) -- The University System of Maryland (USM) Board of Regents at its
next meeting will present Regents Awards to 16 faculty members. The public
meeting will begin at 8:30 a.m. Friday, April 15, in The Lobby at the
University System of Maryland at Hagerstown (USMH).
After a call to order, the board promptly will announce that
it is reconvening in closed, executive session. Upon resuming the public
session, the board will recognize the award-winning faculty. The awards are the
highest honor presented by the Board of Regents to exemplary faculty members.
Presented in four categories, the awards honor excellence in teaching;
scholarship, research or creative activities; public service; and mentoring.
In other business, the regents will take action on proposed
academic programs at several USM institutions. The board also will vote on
self-support charges and fees for fiscal year 2012. The
full agenda and supporting materials are available at http://www.usmd.edu/regents/agendas/fb041511.html.
Reports will be presented from the councils of university
system presidents, faculty, staff and students. After
the public meeting, the board will reconvene in executive session.
Sign language interpreters and/or
appropriate accommodations for eligible individuals with disabilities will be
provided upon request. Please call 301.445.1901 (voice) or 301.314.7683
(TTY/ITT) to make special arrangements.
Directions and information about parking and parking charges for attendees
are available at http://www.hagerstown.usmd.edu/about.aspx?details=directions.
Contact: Mike Lurie