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UT System Regents to meet Sept. 12

AUSTIN – The Board of Regents of The University of Texas System will hold a special meeting Thursday, Sept. 12, in Austin. The meeting will be held on the ninth floor of Ashbel Smith Hall, 201 W. 7th Street. 

The agenda book and links to the live webcast for the meeting are posted online. Parking for news media is available at the guard kiosk on Colorado Street between 7th and 6th streets.

The meeting will convene at 9:30 a.m.

Items on the Board agenda include:

  • Consideration of funding for the Engineering Education and Research Center at UT Austin
  • Establishment of an expanded presidential search advisory committee for the new university in South Texas
  • Naming of Inner Campus Drive at UT Southwestern in honor of Sen. Kay Bailey Hutchison and naming of The Plaza in honor of Dr. Donald Seldin, the former chairman of internal medicine at UT Southwestern

The Board of Regents will go into executive session at about 10 a.m. to consider legal issues, real estate matters and personnel issues related to annual evaluations and compensation. The Board will reconvene in open session at about 2:30 p.m.

 The meeting is expected to adjourn at about 3 p.m.

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