Nevada System of Higher Education
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Las Vegas, Nevada 89103
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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE November 18 2005
Regents and Chancellor to Hold Press Conference
LAS VEGAS – The Nevada Board of Regents and Chancellor James E. Rogers will hold a press conference at 3 p.m., Monday, Nov. 21 regarding the selection of an interim president for the University of Nevada, Reno.
WHO: Bret Whipple, chair, Nevada Board of Regents
Dorothy Gallagher, vice chair, Nevada Board of Regents
James E. Rogers, chancellor, Nevada System of Higher Education
WHAT: Announcement of finalist for UNR interim presidency
WHERE: University of Nevada, Reno
Clark Room, Second Floor
NOTE: Although a recommendation for the interim presidency will be made on Nov. 21, the candidate must be formally approved by the full Board of Regents at their Dec. 1-2 meeting which will be held at the University of Nevada, Las Vegas.
The Nevada System of Higher Education, comprised of two doctoral-granting universities, a state college, four comprehensive community colleges and one environmental research institute, serves the educational and job training needs of the nation’s fastest growing state. As Nevada’s only system of higher education, the NSHE provides educational opportunities to more than 100,000 students and is governed by the Nevada Board of Regents.