The Office of the Commissioner of Higher Education
2500 Broadway  Helena, MT
Conference Rooms 102 A&B

April 15, 2010

Thursday, April 15, 2010

1:30 PM Opening Remarks by Commissioner Stearns
1:40 PM MUS Agency Presentations re: Budget Reduction Impacts
(5 -10 minutes per presentation)
  • Bureau of Mines and Geology
  • Fire Services Training School
  • Agriculture Experiment Station
  • Extension Service
  • Forestry and Conservation Experiment Station
2:30 PM Public Comment
3:15 PM OCHE Presentations
  • Student Assistance Program
  • Montana Digital Academy
  • Tribal College Assistance Program
  • HB 645 Distance Learning
  • OCHE Administration Program
  • Other MUS Programs
4:00 PM Public Comment
4:30 PM Adjourn on completion of business.


Other than the meeting starting time, times listed are approximate.  In addition, agenda items may be rearranged unless an item is listed as having a “time certain.”  Action may be taken on any item listed on the Board or Committee Agendas.  Public comment is welcome on all items. The Board of Regents will make reasonable accommodations for known disabilities that may interfere with an individual's ability to participate.  Persons requiring such accommodations should make their requests to the Office of the Commissioner of Higher Education as soon as possible before the meeting to allow adequate time for special arrangements.  You may call or write to: ADA Coordinator, P. O. Box 203201, Helena MT 59620-3201, 406-444-6570, 1-800-253-4091 (TDD).