USM Board of Regents and Regents Committee on Education Policy and Student Life Meet Feb. 15
Adelphi, Md. (Feb.
12, 2013) -- The University System of Maryland (USM) Board of Regents will
hold its next meeting on Friday, February 15. The public meeting is
scheduled to begin at 8:30 a.m. Before the start of that meeting, the Board of
Regents Committee on Education Policy and Student Life will convene publicly at
8:10 a.m. to vote on whether to reconvene briefly in
Both meetings will take place on the seventh floor of the
Albin O. Kuhn Library on the campus of the University of Maryland, Baltimore
The supporting materials regarding the public vote of the
Committee on Education Policy and Student Life to reconvene in executive
session can be found at http://www.usmd.edu/regents/agendas/ed021513.php.
When the full Board of Regents
begins its public meeting, it will vote on the approval of several new proposed
academic programs. It also will receive a presentation on how the USM is
working to stimulate entrepreneurship and innovation throughout the system.
Included in the agenda is an informational report on USM's implementation of
policies to improve the status of graduate assistants and adjunct faculty.
will be presented from the councils of university system presidents, faculty,
staff and students. At the end of the meeting, the board will vote on
whether to meet in executive session.
Background information and the agenda are available at http://www.usmd.edu/regents/agendas/fb021513p.php.
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.
Parking for attendees is available in the Walker
Avenue Garage, located off of Hilltop Circle on Walker Avenue. For driving
directions to UMBC and a campus map, click http://www.umbc.edu/aboutumbc/directions.php.
Contact: Mike Lurie