WMU News

Trustees to meet Oct. 30 in Detroit

October 27, 1998

KALAMAZOO -- The Western Michigan University Board of Trustees will conduct its next regular meeting Friday, Oct. 30, at the Westin Hotel in Detroit. The meeting is scheduled to begin at 10:30 a.m. in the Greco Room.

Agenda items include gift and grant reports, personnel reports and a recommendation to make changes in the president's deferred compensation arrangements. Also included are program revision and capital outlay budget requests for 1999-00.

Trustees also will consider recommendations to change the name of the Department of Geology to the Department of Geosciences and to award an honorary degree.

In addition to the regular board meeting, committee meetings have been scheduled, also in the Greco Room. The meetings and times are: Academic and Student Affairs Committee, 8:30 a.m.; and Budget and Finance Committee, 9:30 a.m.

Media contact: Matt Kurz, 616 387-8400, matt.kurz@wmich.edu

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