Board of regents to meet in LBJ Student Center

News Editor

The Texas State University System Board of Regents will host two meetings open to the public in the LBJ Student Center today and tomorrow.

The regents meet four times throughout the year at various campuses in the system. The open meetings will take place beginning at 3 p.m. today and will continue through 9 a.m. Friday. The meetings will be streamed online for the first time.

Regents will discuss changes to curriculum and degrees, construction projects, contracts and personnel issues for universities in the system, according to the agenda. Each of the eight university presidents in the system will give a report on the status of his or her institution. The reports will include updates on retention and recruitment, university advancement, planning and other issues.

The board of regents represent Lamar University, Sam Houston State University, Sul Ross State University and Texas State, as well as Lamar Institute of Technology, Lamar State College-Orange, Lamar State College-Port Arthur and Sul Ross State University Rio Grande College, according to the system’s website.

The regents will attend a private dinner and tour the new Performing Arts Center while on campus, according to the agenda.