The Academic, Student Affairs and Research Committee of the University of New Mexico Board of Regents will meet Wednesday, Aug. 4, 2010 at 9 a.m. in the Roberts Room of Scholes Hall on the UNM main campus.

In addition to the three Regents who are members of this Committee, other Regents may attend this meeting in a non-voting capacity.


I. Call to Order

II. Faculty Presentation, Gabriel R. Sanchez, Assistant Professor, Political Science

III. Approval of Summarized Minutes from Previous Meeting (May 6, 2010)

IV. Reports/Comments – Administrative Report


A. Review of Committee Procedures
Carolyn Abeita, Chair, Board of Regents' Academic/Student Affairs/Research Committee
B. Administrative Report
Suzanne Ortega, Provost & Executive Vice President for Academic Affairs
C. Comments from Regents Advisors
ASUNM, GPSA, Parents Association

V. Action Items



A. Approval of Intellectual Property Policy
B. Approval of the Associate of Science in Pre-Engineering, UNM Valencia

VI. Information Items



A. Research F&A Budget Update
B. Student Workstation Report
C. KUNM Annual Report
D. Law School Secession from GPSA Update
E. Faculty Workload Update

VII. Public Comment (limited to 15 minutes)

VIII. Adjournment

A copy of the agenda will be available at University Communication and Marketing (Cornell Parking Structure) at least 24 hours prior to the meeting. The agenda will also be available on the UNM web page at Regents Meetings no later than 24 hours before the meeting.

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