USM Board of Regents to Hold Regular Meeting September 20

Baltimore, MD (Sept. 18, 2019) -- The University System of Maryland (USM) Board of Regents at its next meeting will hear an educational forum on student debt and financial aid and recognize winners of the Board of Regents Staff Awards.

The public session will begin at 9 a.m. Friday, September 20 in the Multipurpose Gym of the Physical Education Complex at Coppin State University, 2500 W. North Avenue, Baltimore, MD.

The meeting will be live streamed to the public at the following link:

The USM web site archives public announcements such as this news advisory. This news advisory will continue to display the same live streaming link. An archive of the meeting video will be available on the USM web site during the week of Sept. 23-27.

The staff awards recognize staff members who have made exceptional contributions to their organizations, students and the university community. Recipients will be honored by the board at an earlier private awards breakfast, and then acknowledged briefly during the public session.

Two higher education leaders will present the educational forum on student debt and financial aid: David Attis (Managing Director, Strategic Research, Education Advisory Board) and Chad Muntz (USM Assistant Vice Chancellor for Research).

The board will vote on several action items recommended for approval by board committees. Agendas for Board of Regents meetings are here.

The regents will hear reports from the councils of university system presidents, faculty, staff and students. At the end of the public meeting, the board will vote on whether to reconvene in closed session to discuss items that fall under categories exempted from public consideration under the Open Meetings Act. These items include various personnel matters, acquisition of real property, discussions regarding employee compensation, and legal matters.

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.

Driving directions to Coppin State University are available here.


Contact: Mike Lurie
Phone: 301.445.2719