USM Board of Regents Committee on Education Policy and Student Life Meets September 20
Adelphi, Md. (Sept.
16, 2016) -- The University System of Maryland (USM) Board of Regents
Committee on Education Policy and Student Life at its next meeting will vote on
new academic program proposals and hear several information reports, including
an accreditation update on Frostburg State University and a report on
The committee will meet at 9:30 a.m. on Tuesday, September
20 in the Chesapeake Ballroom of the University of Maryland University College
(UMUC) Inn and Conference Center, 3501 University Blvd. East, Adelphi, MD.
The academic programs under consideration are a B.S. in
urban and regional planning at Salisbury University and M.S. degrees in cyber
security law and homeland security/crisis management law at the University of
The Board of Regents Policy on Intercollegiate Athletics
(V-2.10) requires institutions to submit reports to inform the board of the
academic and financial status of the athletic programs. In addition to
providing status updates to the board's committees on finance and education
policy and student life, the board's workgroup on intercollegiate athletics
(ICA) studies a wide range of ICA issues.
The committee will vote publicly on whether to reconvene in
closed session to discuss items that fall under closing guidelines of the Open
Meetings Act. The reasons for closing, all pertaining to the ICA report, are to
maintain confidentiality of student
academic records and personnel matters involving specific employees.
The full agenda and supporting materials are available here.
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.
Parking for the meeting will be available in UMUC's Inn and
Conference Center garage. Driving directions are available here.
Contact: Mike Lurie