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KNOXVILLE — The University of Tennessee Board of Trustees and four of its committees will meet Nov. 8-9 in Knoxville.

The full board will hold its fall meeting at 2:15 p.m. EST, Friday, Nov. 9, in the Hollingsworth Auditorium of the Ellington Plant Science Building on the Agricultural campus.

Some of the agenda items:

• President’s Report and Strategic Plan/Scorecard Report
• Ratifying the acquisition of Knoxville Place Apartments and naming the property
• Proposal to revise the composition of the board to include members residing outside Tennessee
• Report of the Knoxville Athletics Board
• Extension of UT Chattanooga differential tuition for contiguous out-of-state counties for a second year
• Fiscal Year 2008-09 operating budget appropriations requests, capital outlay and capital maintenance budgets, and revenue/institutionally funded projects
• Annual flight operations report

The schedule for the meetings is as follows:

Thursday, Nov. 8

• Advancement and Public Affairs, 1 p.m., University Center, Room 223
• Outreach, 2:30 p.m., University Center, Room 225

Friday, Nov. 9

• Finance and Administration, 8:30 a.m., University Center, Room 223
• Academic Affairs and Student Success, 10:30 a.m., University Center, Shiloh Room

A Webcast of the full board meeting Friday will be available at

Media parking will be available near the Plant Biotechnology Building, off Joe Johnson Drive.

A complete agenda and supporting materials are available upon request.

For more information on the Board of Trustees, visit

Contact: Karen Collins (865-974-5186 or 865-216-6862)