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Board of Regents to Meet in Odessa

The Board of Regents of the University of Texas System will meet in Odessa on Wednesday and Thursday, November 12-13.

The meeting on Wednesday will begin at 10 a.m. in the Caribbean Room of the MCM Elegante Hotel, 5200 East University Blvd. in Odessa. The schedule of the meetings is as follows:

10:00 a.m. Audit, Compliance, and Management Review Committee


11:00 a.m. Finance and Planning Committee


12:00 noon Meeting of the Board / Lunch with Employee Advisory Council members


1:00 p.m. Student, Faculty and Staff Campus Life Committee


2:00 p.m. Academic Affairs Committee


3:00 p.m. Health Affairs Committee


4:00 p.m. Facilities Planning and Construction Committee

The committee meetings will adjourn by approximately 5:00 p.m. A reception and dinner begins at 6:30 p.m. at the Commemorative Air Force Hanger, 9600 Wright Drive, in Midland.

On Thursday, the meeting will begin at 8:30 a.m. in the Mesa Building at U.T. Permian Basin, 4901 East University Blvd. The meeting will immediately recess into Executive Session in Room 207 and reconvene in Open Session at approximately 10:00 a.m. in Room 220. The meeting will adjourn no later than 12:00 noon.

The agenda on Thursday includes a discussion of background matters related to tuition and fees, a report on the appointment of members to the U.T. Pan American Presidential Search Advisory Committee, and a discussion regarding a lease agreement with the City of Austin to operate a health facility for women.

This meeting has been posted with the Texas Secretary of State. The complete agenda book for the meeting can be viewed at http://www.utsystem.edu/bor/agendabook/.


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