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Part of Minutes of the University of Kentucky Board of Trustees

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- 4 - G. Appointment of Director of the MaxwelT H. Gluck Equine Research Center and Chairman of Department of Veterinary Science-(PR 3A) President Singletary recommended that James R. Rooney be appointed Director of the Maxwell H. Gluck Equine Research Center, effective April 1, 1987, and Chairman of the Department of Veterinary Science for a six-year term beginning April 1, 1987. He reviewed briefly the credentials and experience of Dr. Rooney, who was recommended unanimously by the search committee, and indicated his pleasure in recommending the appointment of Dr. James R. Rooney to fill the position. The motion, which was made by Mr. Clay and seconded by Professor Betts, was voted on and carried, with Mr. Hershey voting nay. Dr. Rooney was asked to stand and be recognized following which he was given a round of applause. (See PR 3A at the end of the Minutes.) H. Authorization to Accept Gift from Kentucky Medical Services Foundation (PR 3B) On motion made by Mr. Jones, seconded by Mr. Clay and carried, the Board authorized the administration of the A. B. Chandler Medical Center to accept as a gift the construction and related cost to enclose Medical Center Annex #4. (See PR 3B at the end of the Minutes.) I. University Research Professorships (PR 3C) President Singletary stated he was pleased to recommend that the Board approve the naming of Professor Asit K. Ray, Department of Chemical Engineering; Professor Stephen C. Milne, Department of Mathematics; and Professor James E. Force, Department of Philosophy, as University Research Professors for 1987-88. Professor Betts so moved. The motion was seconded by Mr. Ramsey and unanimously carried. Professors Asit K. Ray and Stephen C. Milne were in attendance, and they were asked to stand and be recognized following which they were given a round of applause. (See PR 3C at the end of the Minutes.) J. Honorary Degree Recipients (PR 3D) President Singletary indicated his pleasure in recommending that approval be granted to awarding the honorary degree of Doctor of Letters to John R. Gaines, the Doctor of Laws to Kewal Singh, and the Doctor of Science to Benjamin Franklin Roach. The motion, which was made by Mr. Stricker and seconded by Professor Betts, was voted on and carried unanimously. (See PR 3D at the end of the Minutes.) K. Change in Division Structure--Jefferson Community College (PR 4A) With President Singletary so recommending, Mr. Wilcoxson moved that Jefferson Community College Southwest Campus be reorganized to reflect the establishment of four academic divisions: Business and Related Technologies, Social and Behavioral Sciences and Related Technologies, Natural Sciences and Related Technologies, and Humanities, Communications, and Related Technologies. The motion, seconded by Professor Driscoll, carried without dissent. (See PR 4A at the end of the Minutes.)