Approved Minutes for this Meeting (MS Word Format) 

The James Madison University Board of Visitors met Monday, June 15, 2009, in the Board Room of Madison’s Festival Conference and Student Center.

Following is a summary of actions taken by the board and key areas of discussion at the board meeting:

•    Approved April 13, 2009 BOV meeting minutes;
•    Election of Officers; 
•    Heard and approved committee reports from Athletics, Development, Audit, Education & Student Life, and Finance & Physical
•    Received a Financial Aid update presented by Ms. Lisa Tumer, Director of Financial Aid and Scholarships, and Mr. Brad
      Barnett, Senior Associate Director of Financial Aid and Scholarships;
•    Approved recognition resolutions;
•    The 2009-2010 budget was presented by Mr. Charles King, Senior Vice President for Administration and Finance;
•    2009-2010 budget was approved;

Was told by President Linwood H. Rose: 

-    that Jamey Szalay, JMU Junior, earns Goldwater Scholarship;
-    that Zachary Bortolot, assistant professor of Integrated Science and Technology, wins Sustainable Business and 
     Entrepreneurship Competition;
-    that Traci Cox, JMU Alumna, prepares for Fulbright Assignment in Slovakia;
-    that Jeff Forbes was named CAA Men’s Golf Co-coach of the year;
-    that Softball won the CAA championship;
-    that JMU was invited to join the Chesapeake Crescent;
-    that JMU was approved for Level II Authorization.

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