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XV.  CAMPUS REPRESENTATIVES


    The Board believes it should give careful attention to the views of deans, faculty, students, alumni, and staff and should take advantage of the expertise, interest, and concern of these university representatives through shared information and participation in the governing process.


     Therefore, representatives appointed by and from the deans, Faculty Senate, Student Government, Graduate Leadership Council, Student Bar Association, Staff Council, and Alumni Association will serve as resource persons distributed among the following Board committees: Academic Affairs, Alumni Affairs and Development, Athletics, Audit, Campus Life, Communication, Finance and Investment, International Affairs, and Trusteeship. These committees, in their sole discretion and for any matter deemed advisable, may meet in executive session, exclusive of resource persons.


     Additionally, the chairs of the Faculty Senate and Staff Council, the executive chairperson of the Graduate Leadership Council, and the presidents of the Student Government, Student Bar Association, and Alumni Association will be invited to the general sessions of Board meetings as resource persons. The Board in its sole discretion and for any matter deemed advisable may meet in executive session, exclusive of resource persons.

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