July 15, 2021 | 8:30 AM

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Wednesday, July 14, 2021

5:00 PM   Informal Planning Session (No Action)

Thursday, July 15, 2021

8:30 AM

Meeting Convenes and Roll Call

Welcome and Comments by Chair Lozar

Approval of Minutes

Commissioner’s Report

Remarks by Governor Gianforte (or Designee)

Remarks by Superintendent Arntzen


Staff Items:

    1. Request for Authorization for Rangeland Analytics, Inc. to License and Use UM-Owned Intellectual Property; UM Missoula ITEM 195-1001-R0721 | Attachment #1

Emeriti Faculty Items:

    1. Rucker, MSU Bozeman; ITEM 195-2001-R0721
    2. Young; MSU Extension Service; ITEM 195-2401-R0721
    3. Christensen; MSU Billings; ITEM 195-2701-R0721


    1. Request for Authorization to Increase Board of Regents Authority for the Remodel of Aber Hall; UM Missoula ITEM 195-1002-R0721 | Attachment #1
    2. Request for Approval of MontPIRG Fee; UM Missoula ITEM 195-1003-R0721 | Attachment #1

Public Comment*

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Executive Session

  • Annual Review - Commissioner Christian

Meeting to adjourn upon completion


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