March 30, 2012
The Texas A&M University System Board of Regents will hold a special telephonic meeting Monday, April 2 at 8:30 a.m. in Suite 3104 of the Interdisciplinary Life Science Building, located at 301 Old Main Drive on the campus of Texas A&M University.
The meeting will convene in open session and immediately recess to executive session. The Board will reconvene in open session to consider action on the following items:
- Possible action authorizing the chancellor of the Texas A&M System to take all actions necessary to submit a revised proposal to the United States Department of Health and Human Services, Biomedical Advanced Research and Development Authority (HHS/BARDA) in response to HHS Solicitation Number 11-100-SOL-00011 titled “Centers for Innovation in Advanced Development and Manufacturing” and to execute the contracts described in such proposal;
- Appointment of vice chancellor for academic affairs, Texas A&M System;
- Approval of naming of facilities at Tarleton State University and the Texas A&M Memorial Student Center.
A copy of the full meeting agenda is available at http://www.tamus.edu/regents/meetingmaterials/special/.
About the A&M System
The A&M System is one of the largest systems of higher education in the nation, with a budget of $3.3 billion. Through a statewide network of 11 universities, seven state agencies and a comprehensive health science center, the A&M System educates more than 120,000 students and makes more than 22 million additional educational contacts through service and outreach programs each year. Externally funded research expenditures exceed $780 million and help drive the state’s economy.
Contact: Steven B. Moore