Collections: 
0-9 | A | B | C | D | E | F | G | H | I | J | K | L | M | N | O | P | Q | R | S | T | U | V | W | X | Y | Z

[3]

Part of Minutes of the University of Kentucky Board of Trustees

item | thumbnails | details | text | pdf
Download this image
- 3 - G. Acceptance of Gift from the Estate of Floyd H. Wright (PR 3B) President Singletary indicated his pleasure in recommending that the Board accept a gift from the estate of Floyd H. Wright to be paid to the University each year from a trust established for this purpose. The initial payment which has been received from the trustee is $219,980.00. Governor Chandler indicated that he had been a longtime personal friend of Mr. Wright's and recounted Mr. Wright's years in Kentucky and his strong and lasting support for the University of Kentucky, including his services as a member of the Board. Mr. McCowan expressed his appreciation of Governor Chandler's remarks. On motion made by Mr. Lassetter, seconded by Professor Driscoll and carried, it was so ordered. (See PR 3B at the end of the Minutes.) H. Proposed Amendment to the Governing Regulations (PR 3C) Mr. Griffin moved that the proposed amendment to the Governing Regulations be received for preliminary consideration and be included on the agenda at the next regular meeting of the Board. The motion was seconded by Mr. Clay and passed without dissent. (See PR 3C at the end of the Minutes.) I. Naming of University Building (PR 3D) President Singletary indicated his pleasure in recommending that the new building which will house the University of Kentucky Faculty Club be named the HILARY J. BOONE FACULTY CENTER in recognition of Mr. Boone's continuing support of the University and its programs. The motion, which was made by Mr. Clay and seconded by Professor Wilson, was voted on and carried unanimously. President Singletary introduced Mr. Boone who was accompanied by his wife and her mother and asked them to stand and be recognized, following which they were given a round of applause. (See PR 3D at the end of the Minutes.) J. Establishment of Division Structure -- Owensboro Community College (PR 4A) On recommendation of Chancellor Wethington and with the concurrence of President Singletary, Mr. Black moved that Owensboro Community College be organized to reflect the creation of two academic divisions: Humanities, Social Sciences, and Related Technologies, and Science, Mathematics, Business and Related Technologies. His motion was seconded by Mr. Rose and carried. (See PR 4A at the end of the Minutes.) K. Change in Division Structure -- Madisonville Community College (PR 4B) After explaining that PR 4B was similar action, President Singletary then recommended that Madisonville Community College be reorganized to create two new divisions: Biological Sciences and Reiated Technologies, and Physical Sciences and Related Technologies. The motion, which was made by Professor Wilson and seconded by Mr. Ramsey, carried without dissent. (See PR 4B at the end of the Minutes.)