PULLMAN, Wash. – A residence hall replacement project, a biofuel research addition, fee increases for the Student Recreation Center and sale of the Jensen Byrd Building in Spokane will be among items the Washington State University Board of Regents is asked to approve at its regularly scheduled meeting at 8:30 a.m. Friday, March 6, in Room 204 of the Compton Union Building on the Pullman campus.
Regents will participate in ceremonies and activities associated with WSU Spokane commencement Friday and WSU Pullman commencement Saturday.
The agenda for the meeting is available at http://regents.wsu.edu/meeting-materials/201103BOR.pdf. The official meeting notice, which includes agendas for committee meetings, can be read at http://regents.wsu.edu/meeting-materials/201103Notice.pdf.
Committee meetings will be held Thursday afternoon, also in Room 204 of the CUB.
The Finance and Audit Committee will discuss a future action item, design for Martin Stadium improvements. More information and a timeline can be found at
The Academic and Student Affairs Committee will hear informational presentations from Provost Warwick Bayly about:
* Revisions to the general education program.
* A merger to form the School of the Environment. Read more at http://regents.wsu.edu/meeting-materials/201103A-2.pdf.
* A merger to form the Department of Critical Cultures, Gender and Race Studies. Read more at http://regents.wsu.edu/meeting-materials/201103A-3.pdf.