Request to Address
The Pennsylvania State University
Board of Trustees at its Regular Meeting on
Friday, November 16, 2012
Deans Hall, The Penn Stater Conference Center Hotel
University Park, PA
The Board welcomes the opportunity for expression of public views on issues before the Board. A portion of its regular meeting is reserved for individuals who wish to address the Board. In accordance with the Public Expression Guidelines, all persons wishing to speak must preregister by completing this form and submitting it to the Office of the Secretary of the Board of Trustees by Wednesday, November 14, 2012, 1:30 p.m. Eastern. Preference shall be given to subject matters that relate to the agenda for the meeting, listed below. Up to thirty minutes will be allowed for public comment/questions at the meeting. An individual speaker will be permitted up to three minutes for a presentation. This will be strictly adhered to with assistance of a timekeeper. Thus, a maximum of ten speakers will be scheduled for each Board meeting.
The following topics are not permitted as items for public expression: issues under negotiation as part of the University's collective bargaining process; the employment status of any specific individual; statements concerning the private activities, lifestyles or beliefs of individuals employed by or associated with the University; grievances of individual students or employees; proposals or bids for contracts; or pending or threatened litigation involving the University.
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By clicking submit, the form will be submitted to the Office of the Board of Trustees. Forms must be received no later than Wednesday, November 14, 2012; 1:30 p.m. Eastern. The request will be reviewed and notification will be provided 24 hours in advance whether the requestor will or will not give public comment at the meeting along with additional instructions.