Minutes of the Quarterly Board of Regents Meeting
Murray State University
September 23, 2005
The Board of Regents of Murray State University met on September 23, 2005, in
quarterly session in the Jesse Stuart Room of Pogue Library on the main campus of Murray State
University. The meeting was called to order at 1:40 p.m. by Chair Don Sparks.
Regent Alan Stout judged the Mr. MSU Pageant on Friday. The winner was Joshua
Watkins, a sophomore from Hopkinsville, Kentucky. Prior to the beginning of the meeting, Mr.
Matt Whitaker of Cynthiana, Kentucky, fourth runner-up for Mr. Murray State University,
performed his entry in the recent competition.
The roll was called and the following members were present: William C. Adams, Marilyn
Buchanon, Olivia Burr, Lori Dial, Scott Ellison, Beverly Ford, Peg Hays, Alan Stout, Terry
Strieter, Vickie Travis, and Don Sparks. Absent: none.
Other present were: F. King Alexander, President of the University; Sandra M. Rogers,
Assistant to the President and Secretary to the Board of Regents; Tom Denton, Vice President for
Finance and Administrative Services and Treasurer of the Board of Regents; Gary Brockway,
Provost and Vice President for Academic Affairs; Jim Carter, Vice President for Institutional
Advancement; Don Robertson, Vice President for Student Affairs; Joyce Gordon, Associate Vice
President for Human Resources; Dewey Yeatts, Associate Vice President for Facilities
Management and Chief Facilities Officer; John Rall, University Counsel; members of the faculty,
staff, students, news media and visitors.
The following was presented for the meeting:
Meeting of the Board of Regents I
Murray State University i
Jesse Stuart Room, Pogue Library
Friday, September 23, 2005
1. Roll Call
2. Minutes of the Quarterly Meeting of the Board of Regents
held on May 20, 2005
3. Report of the President Dr. Alexander
4. Report of the Chair Mr. Sparks
5. Report of the Treasurer _ Mr. Denton
(Financial and Investment Reports for the
period July 1, 2004 - June 30, 2005)
6. Report of the Registrar Dr. Alexander l
7. Admissions Policy Dr. Alexander
8. Gift Acceptances Dr. Alexander
Q A. Quarter Horse Gelding by Summer DeProw
B. Quarter Horse Gelding by Will and Jill Mobley
C. Swedish Warmblood Gelding by Lynne Humkey _
9. Personnel Changes Dr. Alexander