USM Regents Committee on Education Policy and Student Life Meets January 14

Adelphi, Md. (Jan. 10, 2014) -- The Committee on Education Policy and Student Life of the University System of Maryland (USM) Board of Regents will meet in public session at 9:30 a.m. on Tuesday, January 14.

The committee will hear several information items at the meeting, to be held in the Multi-Purpose Room of the Christopher Columbus Center, 701 E. Pratt Street, Baltimore.  The committee also will vote on a proposed academic program, a M.S. in Law at the University of Maryland, Baltimore.

The committee will hear a five-year review of new academic programs and results of periodic reviews of academic programs. The committee will also receive an update on campus policies on hazing in student organizations and a report on intercollegiate athletics.

The full agenda and related materials, including those pertaining to the vote on a motion to adjourn and reconvene in closed session, are available at Upon approval of a vote to meet in closed session, the committee will review recommendations for Regents' Faculty Awards, honorary degree nominations, and various elements of the intercollegiate athletics report.

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. Parking is available in a number of public garages near the Center, all visible from Pratt Street.


Contact: Mike Lurie
Phone: 301.445.2719