|March 13, 2001
Contact: Bob Bruce, 503-725-5714
Three State Board Committees Meet This Week
PORTLAND - Three committees of the Oregon State Board of Higher Education will meet this week in Portland.
The Board's Investment Committee will meet at 3 p.m. Thursday, March 15 in the offices of R.V. Kuhns & Associates, 805 SW Broadway, Suite 2200 to receive reports on second quarter investments for Fiscal Year 2001.
Two meetings are scheduled on Friday, March 16. The Budget and Finance Committee will meet from 10 a.m. to 12 noon in Room 238, Smith Memorial Center at Portland State University, to review options for a fall tuition increase and other fiscal items dealing with engineering and other budget enhancements proposed in the Governor's 2001-2003 higher education budget.
The Joint Boards Education Working Group also will meet Friday, March 16 from 1:30 to 3:30 p.m. in Room 238, Smith Memorial Center. On the agenda is a discussion of distance education legislation, a legislative update, and a new report on the state's progress toward the Minority Teacher Act of 1991.
All three meetings are open to the public.