Mississippi Public Universities
IHL Press Release
BOARD OF TRUSTEES TO MEET NEXT WEEK
10/11/2011 - Jackson, Miss.

The Ayers Endowment Management Committee chaired by Trustee C.D. Smith, will meet via teleconference at 9:30 a.m. on Tuesday, October 18, 2011, for the purpose of discussing endowment performance for FY 2011. The public may attend the meeting in Room 432 on the 4th floor of the Paul B. Johnson Jr. Building located at 3825 Ridgewood Road, Jackson, Miss. Members of the Board may participate in the meeting via teleconference. An Executive Session may be held in accordance with the Open Meetings Act.

The Academic Affairs Committee, a standing committee of the Board of Trustees of State Institutions of Higher Learning, will meet at 2:00 p.m. on Tuesday, October 18, 2011, to discuss authorizations to plan new academic programs. The Academic Affairs Committee is chaired by Trustee Doug Rouse. Members of the public and media may attend the meeting in the IHL Board Room, located in the Universities Center, 3825 Ridgewood Road, Jackson, Miss. Members of the Board may participate in the meeting via teleconference. An Executive Session may be held in accordance with the Open Meetings Act.

The Real Estate Committee, a standing committee of the Board of Trustees of State Institutions of Higher Learning, will meet at 4:00 p.m. on Tuesday, October 18, 2011 to discuss capital funding requests. The Real Estate Committee is chaired by Trustee Scott Ross. Members of the public and media may attend the meeting in the IHL Board Room, located in the Universities Center, 3825 Ridgewood Road, Jackson, Miss. Members of the Board may participate in the meeting via teleconference. An Executive Session may be held in accordance with the Open Meetings Act.

The Board of Trustees of State Institutions of Higher Learning’s (IHL) Board Search Committee appointed for the search for the next president of Mississippi University for Women will meet at 8:00 a.m. on Wednesday, October 19, 2011, for the purpose of discussing personnel issues concerning the search for the next president of Mississippi University for Women. Members of the public and media may attend the meeting in the Norman C. Nelson Student Union, Rooms C & D, at the University of Mississippi Medical Center, 2500 North State Street, Jackson, Miss. Members of the Board may participate in the meeting via teleconference. An Executive Session may be held in accordance with the Open Meetings Act.

The Board Search Committee will also meet at 12:00 p.m. on Thursday, October 20, 2011, in the same location for the same purpose. Members of the Board may participate in the meeting via teleconference. An Executive Session may be held in accordance with the Open Meetings Act.

The Board of Trustees of State Institutions of Higher Learning will meet on Wednesday, October 19, 2011, beginning at 6:00 p.m., 2455 Sandridge Drive, Jackson, Miss., for a work session. An executive session may be held in accordance with the Open Meetings Act.

The Board of Trustees of State Institutions of Higher Learning will hold its regular monthly meeting on Thursday, October 20, 2011, beginning at 8:30 a.m. Members of the Board may participate in the meeting via teleconference. Members of the public and media may attend the meeting in the Norman C. Nelson Student Union, Rooms C & D, at the University of Mississippi Medical Center, 2500 North State Street, Jackson, Miss. An Executive Session may be held in accordance with the Open Meetings Act.

The Mississippi Board of Trustees of State Institutions of Higher Learning 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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