UT System News Media Advisory

Regents to Meet in Austin on September 8

The Board of Regents of the University of Texas System will hold a special called meeting at 4:30 p.m. on Monday, September 8, in Austin. The meeting will be on the 9th floor of Ashbel Smith Hall, 201 W. 7th Street.

Parking for the news media will be available at the guard kiosk on Colorado Street between 7th and 6th Streets.

The Agenda Book for the meeting is available online at www.utsystem.edu/bor/meetings.htm.

Agenda items include:

  • Consideration of a possible naming opportunity at U. T. El Paso.
  • Consideration of amending Regents' Rules and Regulations regarding filming motion pictures or television productions.
  • Update on Accountability.

The meeting will recess at 5:45 p.m.

Board members will then reconvene at 7:00 p.m. for a dinner meeting to discuss matters involving education and health care with The Honorable Antonio O. Garza, Jr., U.S. Ambassador to Mexico. The meeting will take place at the Mansion on Judge's Hill, 1900 Rio Grande.



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