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2009 System Review e-Newsletter Archive

6/5/2009 - Bounds Named Preferred Candidate for Commissioner of Higher Education

5/29/2009 - Preferred Candidate Announcement Expected June 2

5/15/2009 - System Property Insurance Plan Saves Money, Improves Coverage

4/24/2009 - Board Holds Regular Monthly Meeting, Passes Presidential Gavel

4/10/2009 - Ratings Raised and Affirmed on IHL-backed Bonds

3/27/2009 - Board Approves New Academic Units

3/13/2009 - Search Consultant, Advisory Committees Named for Chancellor, Commissioner

2/27/2009 - Board Celebrates Black History Month; Lauds Best Practices

2/13/2009 - Board to Hold Listening Sessions with UM Constituency Groups

1/30/2009 - IHL Outlines Budget Request for State Legislators

1/16/2009 - Board Names Search Committees for Chancellor and Commissioner

2008 System Review e-Newsletter Archive

12/5/2008 - Study Underway of Simulation Models in Nursing Programs

11/21/2008 - Board Names Dr. Mark Keenum 19th President of Mississippi State

11/7/2008 - Board Names Mark Keenum Preferred Candidate for MSU

10/27/2008 - Board Names Donna Oliver 6th President of MVSU

10/17/2008 - Board Approves Establishment of Nursing Program at East Mississippi Community College; Receives Annual Report on Institutional Accreditation

10/10/2008 - Announcement Expected Following MVSU Second Round Interviews

10/3/2008 - Board Members and Legislators Hold First Higher Education Funding Subcommittee Meeting

9/26/2008 - Board Met with JLBC, Proposed Funding Framework

9/19/2008 - Board Approves BRC Recommendations and Recognizes Programs for Redesign

9/12/2008 - IHL Board, IEOs Participate in Legislative Hearings

9/5/2008 - Leila Salisbury Succeeds Srinivasan as University Press Director

8/29/2008 - Institutional Executive Officer Searches Progress at MSU and MVSU

8/22/2008 - Board Adopts Conceptual Funding Framework

8/8/2008 - Board Approves Short-list of Developers for ASU Housing Project

7/11/2008 - GEAR UP Mississippi Receives Six-Year $18 Million Grant

6/20/2008 - Board Approves Tuition Increase and FY 2010 Budget Priorities

6/6/2008 - IEO Searches at State and Valley Moving Forward

5/23/2008 - Board Approves Inflationary Tuition Increases

5/9/2008 - BRC Steering Committee Finalizes Draft Implementation Plan

5/2/2008 - Group Meets to Discuss Federal Grant to Improve College Access

4/25/2008 - Legislation Impacts University System

4/18/2008 - IHL Recognizes Four Outgoing Board Members

4/11/2008 - BRC Conducts Site Visits at Emporia State and Alverno

4/4/2008 - Mississippi among Finalists for Lumina Foundation Grant

3/28/2008 - IHL Urges Support of $130.7 Million Capital Facilities Request

3/21/2008 - Governor Barbour Appoints Four New IHL Board Members

3/14/2008 - IHL Faculty Salaries $8,600 Behind Peer Average

3/7/2008 - IHL Presents Facilities Request to House Ways and Means Committee

2/29/2008 - IHL Facilitates Nursing Student Retention Conference

2/22/2008 - IHL Receives $57K Grant from AT&T for Scholarship Search Tool

2/15/2008 - Strategic Initiative Summit: State Needs More Baccalaureate Grads

2/8/2008 - IHL's Strategic Initiative to Kick Off with Summit on Wednesday

2/1/2008 - Website Development Work Team Convened

1/25/2008 - State Economist Gives Economic Forecast, Fiscal Summary

1/18/2008 - IHL Board Announces Best Practices Winners

1/11/2008 - Ross Takes Reins at Alcorn

2007 System Review e-Newsletter Archive

12/14/2007 - Statewide Nursing Conference to Focus on Retention

12/7/2007 - Legislative Budget Committee Recommends Funding Cut for Mississippi’s Public Universities

11/30/2007 - College Readiness English Committee Collaborates

11/16/2007 - Board Approves New Degree Programs and Textbook Task Force Recommendations

11/9/2007 - Board Real Estate Committee Toured Cross Creek Property Tuesday

11/2/2007 - Multi-state Access to Success Initiative Announced

10/26/2007 - IHL Serves State by Administering Student Financial Aid

10/19/2007 - IHL Board Votes to Protect Constitutional Authority

10/12/2007 - MAC Conference Focuses on Retention

10/5/2007 - MAC Conference Kicks Off Sunday in Jackson

9/28/2007 - IHL Makes FY 2009 Appropriation Request to JLBC

9/21/2007 - IHL Board Approved Ayers Disclosure Report

9/14/2007 - System Preliminary Enrollment Figures Released

9/7/2007 - Bennie Thompson College Fair Next Week

8/31/2007 - Two Years after Katrina: System Prepared for Disaster

8/24/2007 - Biloxi Forum Encourages Research Collaboration for Economic Development

8/17/2007 - MDE Board Joins IHL Board to Review BRC Recommendations

8/10/2007 - Legislators Tour University Campuses with R&R in Mind

8/3/2007 - GEAR UP Mississippi Students Attend Summer Camps

7/27/2007 - IHL Trustee Aubrey Patterson Accompanies Governor to Japan

7/20/2007 - IHL Welcomes P-16 Director

7/13/2007 - Dr. Roy Hudson Named MVSU Interim President

7/6/2007 - America Reads - Mississippi Graduation Celebration Next Friday

6/29/2007 - Southern Miss, IHL Leaders Discuss Future of Higher Ed on Coast

6/22/2007 - Valley President Steps Down

6/15/2007 - Commissioner Meredith Addresses Financial Aid Conference

6/8/2007 - IHL and College Readiness Mathematics Committee Meet with MDE

6/1/2007 - Commissioner Meredith Addresses State of Higher Education

5/25/2007 - Letter from Board President, Dr. L. Stacy Davidson, Jr.

5/18/2007 - Board Supports Work Option to Offset Proposed Tuition Increase

5/11/2007 - Commissioner Speaks at Ed Writers Conference

5/4/2007 - Report Shows States Improving College Readiness

4/27/2007 - Assessment of Public Confidence in Higher Education

4/20/2007 - Site Selected for Additional Southern Miss Campus on Coast

4/13/2007 - Senior Economist Distinguished External Speaker in Scotland

4/6/2007 - Board Names Presidents for Alcorn, Southern Miss

3/30/2007 - Commissioner Meredith Leader at Higher Ed Summit

3/23/2007 - Board to Determine Preferred IEO Candidates in Meetings Tuesday

3/16/2007 - It's Time to C.A.R.E. about Higher Education in Mississippi!

3/9/2007 - Final Interviews Held for Alcorn State University President

3/2/2007 - ASU and USM Search Committees Hold Referencing Meetings, Offer Updates

2/23/2007 - USM Board Search Committee Conducts Preliminary Interviews

2/16/2007 - Board Approves New Degree Programs During Monthly Meeting

2/9/2007 - Delta Revitalization Task Force Issues First Report

2/2/2007 - Alcorn and Southern Miss IEO Searches Progressing

1/26/2007 - Commissioner Meredith Speaks on Mississippi Gulf Coast

1/19/2007 - Board Elects New Leadership Team

1/12/2007 - Commissioner Meets with Education Secretary Spellings

2006 System Review e-Newsletter Archive

12/15/2006 - State Education Leaders Visit Harvard for K-12 Preparedness Workshop

12/8/2006 - Letter from Board President, Dr. D.E. Magee, Jr.

12/1/2006 - IHL Board Makes Progress on Coast

11/17/2006 - Board Dedicated UM Building in Honor of Dr. R. Gerald Turner

11/10/2006 - Board Search Committee Met with Southern Miss Constituency Groups

11/3/2006 - Alcorn State University Search Advisory Committee Orientation Held

10/27/2006 - Alcorn State University Search Advisory Committee Named

10/20/2006 - Welcome from the Commissioner

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