The meeting will begin at 9 a.m. in the
Abelson is a pioneer in determining how the information in DNA is translated into the language of proteins and is co-founder of the company that developed one of the first three drugs that slashed the death rate among AIDS patients in the mid-1990s.
In other action, the regents are expected to consider:
Â· Approval of design documents for a $34.6 million nursing building on the WSU Spokane campus and a $26.4 million bioproducts, sciences and engineering laboratory on the WSU Tri-Cities campus. Both projects are part of the university’s capital budget request for the upcoming legislative session.
Â· Approval of design documents for the construction of an 18-hole golf course to replace the current 9-hole course on the
Â· Granting the administration authority to select a consulting firm for the proposed renovation of Martin Stadium. Total project cost is estimated at $55 million.
Purchase of Adams Mall, an adjacent building and parking lot located on
Committees of the Board of Regents will meet Thursday in the