The University of Nebraska Board of Regents will meet Friday, Oct. 28, 2011, at Varner Hall, 3835 Holdrege St. in Lincoln. Committee meetings begin at 8:30 a.m. and the Board meeting begins at 1 p.m. All meetings are open to the public. Meetings also will be audio-streamed live at www.nebraska.edu.
Following are highlights of the October Board meeting. A complete agenda and schedule is available here.
8:30 a.m.: Business Affairs Committee
Topic: UNMC Facilities Plan Update
Presenter: Ron Schaefer, director of facilities planning and construction, University of Nebraska Medical Center
Topic: Energy Efficiencies
Presenters: Rebecca Koller, NU assistant vice president and director of facilities planning and management; John Amend, director of facilities management and planning, University of Nebraska at Omaha; Lee McQueen, director of facilities management and planning, University of Nebraska at Kearney; Ted Weidner, assistant vice chancellor for facilities management and planning, University of Nebraska-Lincoln; and Ken Hansen, assistant vice chancellor for facilities management and planning, UNMC.
Topic: Employee Benefits
Presenters: President Milliken and David Lechner, NU vice president for business and finance
10:15 a.m. (approximate): Break
10:30 a.m.: Academic Affairs Committee
Topic: Campus Updates from the Student Regents
Presenters: Regent Lane Carr, UNL; Regent Elizabeth O’Connor, UNO; Regent Jordan Gonzales, UNK; and Regent Jeremy Peterson, UNMC
Topic: Campus Support – Students in the Job Market
Presenters: Charles Bicak, senior vice chancellor for academic affairs and student life, UNK; David Crouse, interim vice chancellor for academic affairs and dean for graduate studies, UNMC; B.J. Reed, interim senior vice chancellor for academic and student affairs, UNO; and Larry Routh, director of Career Services, UNL.
Topic: Strategic Framework Report on Enrollment
Presenter: Kristin Yates, NU assistant vice president and director of institutional research
11:50 a.m. (approximate): Lunch
1 p.m. Board of Regents meeting
The Board will be asked to approve: