board of regents

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a committee of university officers who have general supervision over the welfare and conduct of students

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Jennifer Wertkin, a law student at the University of Wisconsin who assisted in an amicus brief on behalf of the board of regents, says that the targeted groups primarily affect "people who are traditionally underrepresented." Campus leaders are wondering whether their groups will survive.
Oversight is provided by the Louisiana Library Network Commission, which also makes budget requests and other recommendations to the Board of Regents. The commission includes several academic library directors, the state librarian, and staff from the Board of Regents.
In one instance, Molloy stated, he asked for phone billings involving calls by Wilson to 13 members of the Board of Regents.
The board has also appointed a commission to oversee the review, hoping a separate commission makes the review more independent than if the Board of Regents oversaw the review.
He vowed to raise the issue before the Board of Regents. ndash Alexis Romero
The university's decision capped a tumultuous day in which the board of regents' recommendation that Durkin be retained was roundly criticized from all corners, with state lawmakers calling for a public hearing, several Maryland congressional representatives lambasting the board's actions and Gov.
The university will report outcomes of the pilot program to the board of regents in May and may seek approval of the regents to continue the sale and advertising of alcoholic beverages at that time.
Mark Finchem, Patterson berated and ridiculed Finchem over his legislative proposal to scale back the authority of the Board of Regents.
A months-long search to find the next chancellor of the University of Texas System officially ended Monday, when the system's governing board of regents unanimously appointed James Milliken, a longtime higher education administrator, to the post, effective Sept.
The Georgia Undocumented Youth Alliance ( posted on Facebook that it is suing each of the 20 members of the Board of Regents, which controls the state university system, in order to sidestep the sovereign immunity laws that stalled their case the first time.
The Chattanooga Times FreePress ( reports that die Tennessee Board of Regents has changed how students take remedial classes in math and writing at community colleges and universities.
The UP Board of Regents (BoR), however, still has to give its final decision on the matter.
Since May 2008 the Smithsonian has implemented 9 reforms recommended by the Board of Regents Governance Committee--in addition to the 30 it had implemented prior to May 2008--and 1 of 4 GAO recommendations, but work remains on 3 reforms and 3 recommendations.
Despite that, the UW System Board of Regents will likely ask lawmakers to provide domestic partner benefits for its workers.
The New York State Board of Regents has appointed John R.
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