SUNY Board of Trustees and Committees to Meet

For Immediate Release: Thursday, April 27,2017

Contact: Holly Liapis;; (518) 320-1311

Albany -- The State University of New York Board of Trustees and its Committees will meet over the three-day period of May 1, 2, and 3, 2017 at the times indicated below. Members of the public are invited to attend.

The meetings will take place at:

Nassau Community College

1 Education Drive

Garden City, New York 11530

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

The SUNY Global Center

116 East 55th Street, Boardroom

New York, New York 10022

Buffalo State College

Bulger Communication Center, Room 120

Buffalo, New York 14222

Cornell University

271 Ives Hall

Ithaca, New York 1485

State University Plaza

353 Broadway, S402

Albany, New York 12246

Monroe Community College

1000 East Henrietta Road

Rochester, New York, 14623

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. 

Monday, May 1, 2017

6:30 p.m.          Board of Trustees Executive Session 

Tuesday, May 2, 2017

9:00 a.m.          Finance & Administration Committee

11:00 a.m.         Community Colleges Committee

12:00 p.m.        Student Life Committee    

1:45 p.m.          Research and Economic Development Committee

2:45 p.m.          Academic Affairs Committee                            

5:00 p.m.          Board of Trustees Executive Session 

Wednesday, May 3, 2017

8:30 a.m.          Audit Committee

10:15 a.m.         Academic Medical Centers/Hospitals Committee

12:30 p.m.        Board of Trustees Open Formal Meeting   

2:30 p.m.          Public Hearing

About The State University of New York

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