USM Regents Committee on Education Policy and Student Life Meets January 16 at Universities at Shady Grove

Adelphi, Md. (Jan. 12, 2018) – The University System of Maryland (USM) Board of Regents Committee on Education Policy and Student Life will meet at 9:30 a.m. on Tuesday, January 16. The meeting will take place in the Germantown Section of Building II at the Universities at Shady Grove (USG), 9640 Gudelsky Drive, Rockville, Md.

The committee will vote on two new academic programs at Towson University. The programs are an entry-level occupational therapy doctorate and a post-professional occupational therapy doctorate.

The committee will hear several information items, including updates on the USM Strategic Plan, the Maryland Center for Computing Education, and extramural funding for fiscal year 2017.

At the end of the public session, the committee will vote on whether to reconvene to discuss items exempted from public consideration under the Open Meetings Act. Those items are Regents’ Faculty Awards recommendations and nominations for honorary degrees.

The agenda and supporting materials are available here. Directions to USG are here.

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.


Contact: Mike Lurie
Phone: 301.445.2719