FMU Trustees To Meet Feb. 2
FLORENCE---The Francis Marion University Board of Trustees will hold its quarterly meeting at 11:30 a.m. Friday, Feb. 2, in the Stokes Administration Building Board Room.
The trustees will consider four resolutions, including a revision of the FMU Mission Statement. Other issues to be voted upon include the naming of the Center for the Child in honor of Gail and Terry Richardson of Barnwell, adjustment of the student activity fee by $25 per semester and increasing the housing costs by 10 percent and dining fees by five percent. All fee increases will be effective with the 2007 fall semester.
The trustees will hear reports from their standing committees and from FMU President Fred Carter.
Committee meetings will be held earlier in the day Friday. The Executive Affairs Committee will meet at 9 a.m. in the Stokes Board Room, followed by a 9:30 a.m. meeting of the Financial Affairs and Facilities Committee. The Academic Affairs and Accreditation Committee also will meet at 9:30 a.m. in the Provost’s Conference Room in Stokes Building. At 10:30 a.m., the Development and Alumni Committee will meet in the Stokes Board Room, while the Student Affairs and Athletics Committee meets in the Provost’s Conference Room.
Following the board meeting, the trustees will have lunch with this year’s recipients of the FMU Trustees Research Scholars in the Palmetto Room of Ervin Dining Hall.
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