The University of New Mexico



Contact: Susan McKinsey, 277-1989

March 8, 2006

Regents' Academic/Student Affairs Committee to Meet March 13
(note date and location)

The Academic/Student Affairs Committee of the UNM Board of Regents will meet Monday, March 13, 2006, at 9:30 a.m. in the Roberts Room of Scholes Hall 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 (February 14, 2006)

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

IV.  Reports/Comments

Comments from Regents' Advisors, Presidents of ASUNM & GPSA

Provost's Report Reed Dasenbrock, Interim Provost/Vice President for Acad. Affairs

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

V. Action Items


VI. Information Items

A. ASUNM Resolution on Review Days, B. rittany Jaeger, ASUNM President

B. Report on Intersession, Wynn Goering, Associate Provost

C. Scholarship Program Enhancements, Terry Babbitt, Director of Recruitment Services & Admissions

D. Attaining Minority-Majority Status, Reed Dasenbrock, Interim Provost

E. UNM American Indian Task Force Report, Reed Dasenbrock, Interim Provost

F. UNM Hispanic Issues Task Force Report, Reed Dasenbrock, Interim Provost

G. 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.