Wednesday, Jan. 29, 2003
UC News Office (510) 987-9200


This is Notice of a Special Meeting of the University of California Regents' Special Committee to Consider the Selection of a President on Sunday, Feb. 2, and Monday, Feb. 3, for the purpose of discussing selection criteria and the nomination process. All sessions will be held at the Westin hotel in Los Angeles, 5400 W. Century Blvd.

On Feb. 2, a committee meeting with UC President Emeritus Jack W. Peltason is set for 5:30 p.m., and a committee dinner with UC chancellors will be held at 6:30 p.m.; both meetings will be held in closed session.

The Feb. 3 agenda, to begin at 10 a.m. with public comment, includes open and closed sessions with the staff, student and alumni committees advising the regents' selection committee.

Members of the public may also address the draft selection criteria at the Board of Regents' regularly scheduled meeting in San Francisco set for March 19-20.

Background on President Richard C. Atkinson's retirement announcement, which he made last November, and the selection process is available at: http://www.universityofcalifornia.edu/atkinson/welcome.html

More information about the committee's membership is available at: http://www.universityofcalifornia.edu/atkinson/committee.html

This meeting notice is issued to comply with the state's pertinent open meeting laws.

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