Media Advisory - Board of Regents to Meet Via Teleconference February 27

February 20, 2001

Board of Regents to Meet Via Teleconference February 27 in Special Session to Address Office of Civil Rights Agreement for Historically Black Institutions

The University System of Maryland (USM) Board of Regents will meet in special public session on Tuesday, February 27 at 10:30 a.m. via teleconference. Members of the public who wish to participate in the teleconference call may do so at the USM Office, 3300 Metzerott Road in Adelphi, MD.

The Board will consider a single agenda item:

  • Funding enhancement requests from the USM's Historically Black Institutions - Bowie State University, Coppin State College, and the University of Maryland Eastern Shore - pursuant to the partnership agreement between the State of Maryland and the U.S. Department of Education's Office of Civil Rights.

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