Tuesday, December 4, 2012

UT System announces groundbreaking, transformational plan for advancing excellence in education and health in South Texas

UT System announces groundbreaking, transformational plan for advancing excellence in education and health in South Texas
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AUSTIN – The University of Texas System Chancellor Francisco G. Cigarroa and Board of Regents Chairman Gene Powell will be available for questions from the media following a presentation on a bold new plan for advancing excellence in education and health in South Texas at Thursday’s Board of Regents meeting. They will be joined by:

  • President Juliet Garcia, UT Brownsville
  • President Robert Nelsen, UT Pan American
  • Executive Vice Chancellor for Business Affairs, Scott Kelley, UT System
  • Executive Vice Chancellor for Health Affairs, Ken Shine, UT System
  • Executive Vice Chancellor for Academic Affairs, Pedro Reyes, UT System

The Board will convene at 10:30 a.m. on the ninth floor of Ashbel Smith Hall, 201 W. 7th Street. Chancellor Cigarroa’s presentation is scheduled for 11 a.m. Open sessions of the meeting may be viewed in a live webcast. The agenda book for the meeting is available online.

Following the presentation, media availability will be held in Room 920 of Ashbel Smith Hall at 12: 30 p.m. Members of the media may attend in person or join via telephone by calling 1-888-567-1602. Please tell the operator you are joining The University of Texas System media availability. You will have the opportunity to ask questions after Chairman Powell has made an opening statement.

Contact
(512) 499-4363 or (512) 574-5777


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