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UCCSN Board of Regents' Meeting Minutes
November 1-2, 1985








11-01-1985

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                         BOARD OF REGENTS

                    UNIVERSITY OF NEVADA SYSTEM

                         November 1, 1985



The Board of Regents met on the above date for a special meeting

in the Ham Concert Hall, University of Nevada, Las Vegas.



Members present:  Mr. Daniel J. Klaich, Chairman

                  Ms. Frankie Sue Del Papa

                  Mr. Joseph M. Foley

                  Mrs. Dorothy S. Gallagher

                  Mr. Chris Karamanos

                  Mrs. Joan Kenney

                  Mrs. Jo Ann Sheerin

                  Mrs. Carolyn M. Sparks

                  Mrs. June F. Whitley



Others present:   Chancellor Robert M. Bersi

                  President William Berg, NNCC

                  President Anthony Calabro, WNCC

                  President Joseph N. Crowley, UNR

                  President V. James Eardley, TMCC

                  President George Hidy, DRI

                  President Robert Maxson, UNLV

                  President Paul Meacham, CCCC

                  Mr. Don Klasic, General Counsel

                  Mr. Mark H. Dawson, Deputy Chancellor

                  Ms. Mary Lou Moser, Secretary



Chairman Klaich called the meeting to order at 1:05 P.M. in the

Green Room of Artemus Ham Concert Hall, University of Nevada,

Las Vegas.



 1.  Approved Distinguished Nevadan Awards



     Approved the following Distinguished Nevadan Awards:



     Mary Gojack Gorrell, Reno, Nevada



         Mrs. Gorrell has had a productive career as a Legisla-

         tor (State Assembly and Senate, 1972-78), community

         activist and businesswoman.  She is a graduate (B. A.

         and M. A.) of the University of Nevada-Reno.  While in

         the Legislature, she was instrumental in the development

         of legislation in such disparate and important areas as

         compensation for victims of crime, ethics in government

         and land use planning.  Mrs. Gorrell has been involved

         in numerous educational and cultural activities, has

         demonstrated her commitment to the University through

         service on a variety of committees, and is currently a

         member of the College of Arts and Science Advisory

         Board.



         Mrs. Gallagher moved approval.  Mrs. Kenney seconded.

         Motion carried unanimously.



     Dr. Charles Vanda, Las Vegas, Nevada



         Dr. Vanda has served UNLV for over 10 years at little

         or no salary, during which time he was the prime force

         behind the establishment of the Masters Series, a series

         of concerts by the world's finest musicians, which

         brought to the Campus and City classical artists.  He

         also served as the Director of the Center for Perform-

         ing Arts.  His worldwide contacts have combined with

         his tireless energy in the pursuit of cultural excel-

         lence for UNLV.



         Mr. Foley moved approval.  Mrs. Kenney seconded.

         Motion carried unanimously.



The meeting adjourned at 1:15 P.M.



                             Mary Lou Moser

                             Secretary of the Board

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