USM Board of Regents Meets December 12

Adelphi, Md. (Dec. 10, 2014) -- The University System of Maryland (USM) Board of Regents at its next meeting will vote on several items, including a policy on the naming of buildings and academic programs, a proposed renovation and expansion of the Cole Student Activities Building at the University of Maryland, College Park, and an M.S. in athletic training at Salisbury University.

The public meeting will begin at 8:30 a.m. Friday, December 12, in The Lobby at the University System of Maryland at Hagerstown (USMH). The street address is 32 West Washington St., Hagerstown, Md.

The board also will hear several information items, including summaries of academic and fiscal updates from several USM athletic departments and the opening fall enrollment report. The regents also will hear reports from the councils of university system presidents, faculty, staff and students.

At the end of the public agenda, the board will vote on whether to reconvene in closed session to discuss collective bargaining, procurement, information protected by law from public disclosure, and administrative items that fall under closing guidelines of the Open Meetings Act. The full agenda, with supporting materials including the closing statement, can be accessed here.

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.

Directions and information about parking and parking charges for attendees are available here.




Contact: Mike Lurie
Phone: 301.445.2719