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TTU System Regents to Meet May 19-20


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The Board of Regents is composed of nine members appointed by the governor, as well as a student regent.

Throughout the history of the TTU System, the board has been composed of distinguished and dedicated Texans who have been strong advocates of excellence in academic and patient care programs, meaningful scientific research and responsible public service.

Regents will have a two-day meeting on the Texas Tech University campus in Lubbock. 

May 18, 2016 | Contact Dailey Fuller

The Texas Tech University System Board of Regents will meet Thursday and Friday (May 19-20) in Lubbock. The meeting will take place in the Ballroom (Room 118) of the Texas Tech University Student Union (15th Street and Akron Avenue). 

Below are highlights of the topics and items to be discussed at the upcoming meeting, including estimated times with periodic recesses. Meeting materials and a link to live streaming will be available online at http://www.texastech.edu/board-of-regents/meeting-materials.php. Parking for news media is available in the R07 lot in between the Student Union building and Administration building. 

Thursday, May 19

10:00 a.m. – Board of Trustees Meeting of the Carr Scholarship Foundation

10:30 a.m. – Facilities Committee

11:15 a.m. – Audit Committee

11:40 a.m. – Finance and Administration Committee

1:10 p.m. – Academic, Clinical and Student Affairs Committee

1:50 p.m. – Executive Session

4:30 p.m. – Recess

Friday, May 20

8:30 a.m. – Call to order; reconvene Meeting of the Board

10:15 a.m. – Executive Session

12:00 p.m. – Adjournment

About the Texas Tech University System 
The Texas Tech University System is one of the top public university systems in Texas and the nation, consisting of four component institutions – Texas Tech UniversityTexas Tech University Health Sciences CenterAngelo State University and Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center El Paso – and operating at more than a dozen academic sites and centers.  Headquartered in Lubbock, Texas, the Texas Tech University System has an annual operating budget of nearly $2 billion and approximately 19,000 employees focused on advancing higher education, health care, research and outreach.  

In 2015, the Texas Tech University System’s endowment exceeded $1.1 billion, total research expenditures were more than $215 million and total enrollment was approximately 50,000 students. Whether it’s contributing billions of dollars annually in economic impact or being the only system in Texas to house an academic institution, law school and health-related institution at the same location, the Texas Tech University System continues to prove that anything is possible.