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Meeting Agenda


Board of Higher Education (Full Board)


Tuesday, October 21, 2014
9 a.m.–12:30 p.m.


Ryckebusch Faculty Staff Lounge
Commonwealth College Center (G Building)
Bristol Community College
777 Elsbree Street
Fall River, MA

  1. Call to Order
  2. Welcome
    • Dr. John J. Sbrega, President, Bristol Community College
  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. Academic Affairs
      1. AAC 15-10 Approval of Academic Affairs Committee Motions 15-01 through 15-09 on a Consent Agenda
      2. PDF AAC 15-11 Cape Cod Community College
        Criminal Justice Program
      3. PDF AAC 15-12 Approval of Bunker Hill Community College Revised Mission Statement
    2. Fiscal Affairs and Administrative Policy
      1. FAAP 15-10 Approval of  Fiscal Affairs and Administrative Policy Committee Motions 15-01 Through 15-09 on a Consent Agenda
      2. PDF FAAP 15-11 Approval of Massachusetts State College Building Authority Revenue Bond Refunding
      3. PDF FAAP 15-12 Approval of Naming of Middlesex Community College’s Main Campus Building in the City of Lowell
    3. Board of Higher Education
      1. PDF BHE 15-01 Resolution Regarding Campus Sexual Violence
      2. BHE 15-02 Commissioner’s FY2014 Performance Evaluation
      3. PDF BHE 15-03 Creation of an Ad Hoc Committee of the Board of Higher Education on Institution Strategic Plan Review
      4. PDF BHE 15-04 Creation of an Ad Hoc Committee of the Board of Higher Education to Search for a New Commissioner
  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

The above listings of matters before the Board of Higher Education are those reasonably anticipated by the Chair of the Board to be discussed at the meeting. Not all items listed may in fact be discussed and other items, not listed, may also be brought up for discussion, to the extent such is permitted by law.

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