Category Archives: BOR Updates
Provost Howard delivered a presentation about statewide general education reform in an address to the Board of Regents on March 16th, 2016. The presentation includes information about NMSU and statewide efforts that are currently underway, including information about Meta-majors.
Provost Howard delivered a presentation about statewide general education reform.
Provost Howard provided the Board of Regents with the Academic Affairs update. Included in the report is information about Proposition 21, allowing a minimum of 120 credits for a bachelor’s degree.
NMSU Provost Dan Howard projected that NMSU loses about $6 million dollars by losing students (retention) in the first year. NMSU is planning on adding 6 new advisors to the campus to assist in reducing the numbers of 1st year students who don’t return. Advising process from each college was presented. Regent Kari Mitchell suggested…
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Provost Howard reported on strides made in the area of research grant processes. An NMSU task force has worked on the issue with streamlining how much administrative work a principal investigator (PI) may have to perform on grants and contracts. Provost Howard also reported on the status of course alignment within the NMSU system and…
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