Southwest Tennessee Community College

March 26, 2007

For more information, contact: Kimberly Kreider (901) 333-4023

Tennessee Board of Regents to Meet March 29 and 30
Meeting Will Be at Southwest Tennessee Community College

Nashville, Tennessee, March 23, 2007—The Tennessee Board of Regents will meet in regular quarterly session at Southwest Tennessee Community College on March 29 and 30, 2007. All meetings will be held in the Verties Sails Gymnasium on Southwest’s Union Avenue Campus. Committee meetings will be held beginning at 9:00 a.m. on Thursday, March 29. The first meeting will be that of the Committee on Student Life. That meeting will be followed by the Committees on Academic Affairs, Finance and Business; Personnel; Business, Community and Public Affairs; and Tennessee Technology Centers, in that order. Committee meetings will continue in sequence until all are completed.

The board meeting will begin at 9:30 a.m. on Friday, March 30.

All meetings are open to the press and the public as observers. Agendas and board materials are available in pdf format for download at http://www.tbr.state.tn.us/board_minutes/notebook.htm under the heading March 2007 Quarterly Board Meeting. The file is 8.5 MB and is 277 pages. To view the various sections, click on the tab labeled “Bookmarks” on the left of the screen, and it will open a list of the sections in the materials. Following the committee meetings on March 29, the committee reports to be acted upon at the next day’s board meeting will be posted on the TBR website.

The Tennessee Board of Regents is the nation’s sixth largest higher education system, governing 45 post-secondary educational institutions. The TBR system includes six universities, 13 two-year colleges and 26 technology centers, providing programs in 90 of Tennessee’s 95 counties to over 180,000 students.