SUNY Board of Trustees and Committees to Meet

For Immediate Release: Thursday, April 28, 2016

Contact: Holly Liapis;; 518-320-1311

Albany – The Board of Trustees of the State University of New York and its Committees will meet over the two-day period of May 3 and 4, 2016 at the times indicated below. Members of the public are invited to attend.

The meetings will take place at:

Westchester Community College

75 Grasslands Road

Valhalla, New York 10595

Video conferencing will be available from the following location(s):

The State University Plaza

353 Broadway, S 402

Albany, New York 12246

With respect to the meetings of the Board of Trustees and its Committees, it is anticipated that the Board Chairman and Committee Chairs will call for a motion to convene an executive session, under the provisions of Section 105 of Article 7 of the Public Officers Law.

Agendas for each meeting, together with resolutions and other meeting materials are available online.

Instructions for accessing the live meeting webcasts will be available the morning of each meeting date at the same web address.

Tuesday, May 3, 2016

8:30 a.m.          Finance and Administration Committee

10:05 a.m.         Academic Affairs Committee 

12:45 p.m.        Community Colleges Committee

2:20 p.m.          Communications and External Affairs Committee  

3:30 p.m.          Board of Trustees Executive Session              

Wednesday, May 4, 2016

9:00 a.m.          Research and Economic Development Committee

10:05 a.m.         Audit Committee  

11:40 a.m.         Academic Medical Centers/Hospital Committee

1:30 p.m.          Board of Trustees Open Formal Meeting  

3:30 p.m.          Public Hearing

About the State University of New York

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