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Meeting Agenda


Board of Higher Education (Full Board)


Tuesday, March 18, 2014
9 a.m.


Worcester State University
486 Chandler Street
Student Center, Blue Lounge
Worcester, Massachusetts

  1. Call to Order
  2. Welcome
    • Mr. Barry Maloney, President, Worcester State University
  3. Acceptance of Minutes
  4. Remarks & Reports
    1. Chairman’s Remarks
    2. Commissioner’s Remarks
    3. Secretary of Education’s Remarks
    4. Reports from Presidents
    5. Report from Student Advisory Council
  5. Motions
    1. Board of Higher Education
      1. BHE 14-04
        Board of Higher Education 2014 Interpretation: Policy Regarding the Internal and External Review Processes for Massachusetts Independent Institutions Accredited Without Sanction by the New England Association of Schools and Colleges (Discussion and Possible Vote)
    2. Academic Affairs
      1. AAC 14-33 Approval of Academic Affairs Committee Motions 14-29 through 14-32 on a Consent Agenda
      2. AAC 14-34 Criminal Justice Program
        Bristol Community College
    3. Fiscal Affairs and Administrative Policy
      1. FAAP 14-36 Approval of Fiscal Affairs and Administrative Policy Committee Motions 14-25 through 14-35 on a Consent Agenda
      2. PDF FAAP 14-37 FY2015 MSCBA Rent Certificate
  6. Presentations
  7. Other Business
  8. Public Participation
    • The Board may reserve one-half hour at the end of the agenda of its regular meetings for public participation. Individuals seeking to speak to the Board should so inform the Commissioner's Office in writing, setting forth the purpose for which they seek to speak, at least 24 hours before the relevant meeting. The Chairperson shall determine whether said individuals shall be permitted to speak and, if so, for how long they may speak on the designated topic. The Chairperson may exercise discretion to waive the notice requirement set forth above and invite an individual(s) present at the meeting to address the Board.
  9. Adjournment
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