|March 13, 2002
Contact: Bob Bruce, 503-725-5714
Meetings Friday for Higher Ed, Joint Boards
PORTLAND - Committees of the Oregon State Board of Higher Education and the Joints Boards of Education will meet Friday, May 17 at Portland State University.
The State Board's Executive Committee, scheduled to meet from 8:30 to 9 a.m. in the Cascades Room 236 of PSU's Memorial Center, will discuss a proposal to for PSU to acquire the Ione Plaza housing and retail. Also on the agenda is the naming of facility at Oregon State University, and a two-year extension of a plan that allows faculty and staff within the Oregon University System to transfer to limited reduce rate enrollment privileges to other family members.
The Board's System Strategic Planning Committee will meet from 9 a.m. to 12 p.m. in Rooms 327-329, Smith Center, to continue planning talks.
And the Joint Boards will meet from 1:30 to 4 p.m. in Rooms 327-329, Smith Center, to discuss collaboration. David Longanecker, executive director of the Western Interstate Commission for Higher Education, will facilitate the Joint Boards' discussion.
All three meetings are open to the public.