Media Advisory - External Relations Committee to Meet January 19 at College Park

January 17, 2001

External Relations Committee to Meet January 19 at College Park

The Committee on External Relations of the University System of Maryland (USM) Board of Regents will meet in public session on Friday, January 19 at 9:30 a.m. in Critique Hall in the Plant Sciences Building at the University of Maryland, College Park.

(Note: The External Relations Committee was previously known as the Committee on Advancement. The Board of Regents voted to change the name at its last meeting in December.) 

The committee will consider several agenda items, including the following:

  • Overview of 2001 legislative session 
  • Consideration of the role of boards of visitors at various USM institutions
  • Status of the USM's Make a Lasting Impression capital campaign
  • Fiscal Year 2000 compliance requirements for affiliated foundations and external alumni associations
  • Report on federal and state relations
Full agenda and background information 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.


Chris Hart
Phone: 301/445-2739