SUNY Board of Trustees and Committees to Meet

For Immediate Release: Friday, October 28, 2016

Contact: Holly Liapis; Holly.Liapis@suny.edu518-320-1311

Albany – The Board of Trustees of the State University of New York and its Committees will meet over the three-day period of November 1, 2, and 3, 2016 at the times indicated below. Members of the public are invited to attend.

The meetings will take place at:

The State University Plaza

353 Broadway

Albany, New York 12246

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

Cornell University

271 Ives Hall

Ithaca, New York 14850


Monroe Community College

1000 East Henrietta Road, Boardroom

Rochester, New York, 14623


The SUNY Global Center

116 East 55th Street, Boardroom

New York, New York 10022


Buffalo State College

Bulger Communication Center - 120

Buffalo, New York 14222

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, November 1, 2016

6:00 p.m.          Board of Trustees Executive Session

Wednesday, November 2, 2016

9:00 a.m.          Finance and Administration Committee

11:00 a.m.         Academic Affairs Committee 

1:00 p.m.          Board of Trustees Executive Session

2:30 p.m.          Academic Medical Centers/Hospital Committee

4:00 p.m.          Audit Committee

5:00 p.m.          Student Life Committee  

Thursday, November 3, 2016

8:30 a.m.          Community Colleges Committee

10:00 a.m.         Research and Economic Development Committee

12:15 p.m.        Board of Trustees Open Formal Meeting  

2:30 p.m.          Public Hearing

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