September 10, 1997

TO: MEMBERS OF THE STATE BOARD OF HIGHER EDUCATION

A regular meeting of the State Board of Higher Education and a meeting of the Joint Boards of Education will be held on Friday, September 19, 1997. The meetings will be held at the Oregon State Capitol, 900 Court St., Salem, Oregon, in accordance with the locations and schedule listed below.

FRIDAY, SEPTEMBER 19

7:30 a.m. Board Executive Committee -- Work Session
Board's 1997-98 Agenda
State Capitol -- Caucus Room 350
9:00 a.m. Executive Session of the Board
Receive advice from person designated as labor negotiator
State Capitol -- Caucus Room 350
9:30 a.m. Board Meeting
State Capitol -- Hearing Room 50
12:15 p.m. Lunch (or at conclusion of Board Meeting)
State Capitol -- Blue Room
1:00 p.m. Joint Boards of Education Meeting
State Capitol -- Hearing Room F
Governor John Kitzhaber is scheduled to join the meeting at approximately 1:15.


On Thursday, September 18, 1997, there will be a meeting of the Board Committee on Athletic Funding and Sports Action Lottery according to the following location and schedule:

4:00 p.m. Board Committee on Athletic Funding and Sports Action Lottery


Ramada Inn -- Cascade Room
200 Commercial St. SE, Salem
The purpose of this meeting is to establish the parameters of work for the Committee, review past decisions regarding athletic funding, Sports Action Lottery, and other relevant data, and frame the questions that need to be posed to arrive at a recommendation.

At 6:30 p.m., Thursday, September 18, there will be a Board reception and dinner honoring the service of Board member Les Swanson, Jr. at the Illahe Hills Country Club in Salem.

Telephone messages for Board members and institution officials attending the meetings may be called to (503) 986-1388. If special accommodations are required, please contact the Board's office 72 hours in advance.


Cordially,


Virginia L. Thompson
Secretary of the Board