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April 6, 2006

UNM Regents' Academic/Student Affairs Committee to Meet April 11

The Academic/Student Affairs Committee of the University of New Mexico Board of Regents will meet Tuesday, April 11, 2006, at 9:30 a.m. in the Lobo Rooms A & B in the Student Union Building on the UNM main campus.

In addition to the three Regents who are members of this Committee, other Regents may attend this meeting in a non-voting capacity.


I. Call to Order

II. Approval of Summarized Minutes from Previous Meeting (March 14, 2006)

III. Public Open Comment Forum (public input will be received at the beginning of the committee meeting and limited to 15 minutues)

IV. Reports/Comments

A. Comments from Regents' Advisors, Presidents of ASUNM & GPSA

B. Provost's Report, Reed Dasenbrock, Provost & Vice President for Academic Affairs

C. Vice President's Report, Eliseo Torres, Vice President for Student Affairs

V. Action Items

A. Approval of Associates Degree in Natural Resources Conservation UNM Gallup, Beth Miller, Executive Director, UNM Gallup

VI. Information Items

ASUNM Resolution on Review Days, Brittany Jaeger, ASUNM President

Endowed Faculty Chair, Joseph Cecchi, Dean of the School of Engineering

Public Service Initiative, Breda Bova, Special Assistant to the President; Michael Morris, Committee Chair, Public Service & Community Engagement

A/SA Management Dashboard: Graduate Education Profile,Amy Wohlert, Associate Provost & Interim Dean of Graduate Studies

Staff Council Update, Sabra Basler, Staff Council President

VII. Adjournment

A copy of the agenda will be available at the Zimmerman Library Reserve Desk and at University Communication and Marketing (Cornell Parking Structure) at least 24 hours prior to the meeting. The agenda will also be available on the UNM web page at'Agendas.htm no later than 24 hours before the meeting.

Individuals with disabilities in need of a reader, amplifier, qualified signed language interpreter or any other form of auxiliary aid or service to attend or participate in a Board of Regents meeting should contact University Communication and Marketing. Public documents, including the agenda and minutes, can be provided in various accessible formats and individuals who need accessible formats should also contact University Communication and Marketing.


The University of New Mexico is the state's largest university, serving more than 32,000 students. UNM is home to the state's only schools of law, medicine, pharmacy and architecture and operates New Mexico's only academic health center. UNM is noted for comprehensive undergraduate programs and research that benefits the state and the nation.