Mississippi Public Universities
IHL Press Release
BOARD TO HOLD REGULAR JUNE MEETING IN LIEU OF RETREAT
6/9/2006 - Jackson, Miss.

The Board of Trustees of State Institutions of Higher Learning (IHL) will hold its regular monthly meeting Wednesday, June 14, 2006, beginning at 1:30 p.m., in the Board Room of the Universities Center, 3825 Ridgewood Road, Jackson, MS. The full Board will convene at 1:30 p.m. and will then conduct business as a committee of the whole. Because of scheduling difficulties, the Board will hold its annual retreat at a future date.

Various Board committees, including Educational Policies and Programs; Budget; Finance and Audit; Real Estate and Facilities; Legal; Strategic Planning, (to include discussions about the Board’s plans for the higher education needs of the Mississippi Gulf Coast and the University of Southern Mississippi facility at Gulf Park); and Compensation will meet as part of the Board meeting. An Executive Session may be held in accordance with the Open Meetings Act.

Under the leadership of the Board of Trustees, IHL governs the public universities in Mississippi, including Alcorn State University; Delta State University; Jackson State University; Mississippi State University including the Mississippi State University Division of Agriculture, Forestry and Veterinary Medicine; Mississippi University for Women; Mississippi Valley State University; the University of Mississippi including the University of Mississippi Medical Center; and the University of Southern Mississippi.

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