USM Board of Regents to Hold Special Meeting August 30 via Conference Call

Adelphi, Md. (Aug. 28, 2013) -- The University System of Maryland (USM) Board of Regents will hold a special meeting via conference call at 3 p.m. Friday, August 30 to discuss three information items.

Public access to the meeting is available in the Chancellor's Conference Room in the Elkins Building at the USM headquarters, 3300 Metzerott Road, Adelphi, MD.

The full board will discuss the selection of possible topics for the annual board retreat (October 3-4) and educational forums of future meetings of the full board during the 2014 fiscal year.

Members of the Board of Regents Committee on Organization and Compensation will discuss an information item regarding the review process for USM presidents.

A public vote by the full board then will be taken on whether to reconvene in executive session.

Background materials and the agenda are available at

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) for special arrangements.

For directions to the USM office, see

Contact: Mike Lurie
Phone: 301.445.2719