Auburn University board of trustees http://apr.org en Auburn Trustees Approve Budget of $1.054 Billion http://apr.org/post/auburn-trustees-approve-budget-1054-billion <p>The Auburn University Board of Trustees has approved a 2014 budget of $1.054 billion.<br><br>&nbsp;&nbsp; The Opelika-Auburn News reports (http://bit.ly/15xghAz) that the board approved the budget at its regular meeting on Friday.<br><br>&nbsp;&nbsp; The budget is broken up into three parts: Auburn's main campus, Auburn University at Montgomery, the Alabama Agricultural Experiment Station and the Alabama Cooperative Extension System.<br><br>&nbsp;&nbsp; Auburn University's main campus receives the bulk of the budget, with 80.7 percent or $851 million.<br><br>&nbsp;&nbsp; --- Mon, 16 Sep 2013 12:57:35 +0000 The Associated Press 37960 at http://apr.org Auburn Trustees Approve Budget of $1.054 Billion Black Senators Say Auburn Board Needs Diversity http://apr.org/post/black-senators-say-auburn-board-needs-diversity <P>The Alabama Senate has confirmed two new trustees for the Auburn University Board of Trustees. Both of the new trustees, Wayne Smith of Franklin, Tenn, and Michael DeMaiorbus of Huntsville, are white. That's a point that concerns members of the black caucus in the Senate.</P> <DIV> <P>The Senate's seven black members mostly supported Smith and DeMaiorbus when the nominations came up for confirmation Thursday. Mon, 18 Feb 2013 13:35:05 +0000 The Associated Press 25177 at http://apr.org Black Senators Say Auburn Board Needs Diversity Auburn Trustees Select 2 to Board Positions http://apr.org/post/auburn-trustees-select-2-board-positions <DIV> <P>The Auburn University Board of Trustees has approved two men for positions on the board.</P> <P>The Opelika-Auburn News reports (http://bit.ly/WCL75N) that the board made the decision during a meeting in Montgomery Thursday afternoon.</P> <P>Mike DeMaioribus was approved as the District 8 trustee; and Wayne Smith was approved as an at-large trustee.</P> <P>The 58-year-old DeMaioribus is the senior vice president at Dynetics Inc., a Huntsville-based company that specializes in intelligence, missiles, aviation and space.</P> <P>The 66-year-old Wayne Smith is chairman, president and Fri, 01 Feb 2013 14:26:06 +0000 The Associated Press 24167 at http://apr.org Auburn Trustees Select 2 to Board Positions Auburn Faculty Concerned About Candidate Diversity http://apr.org/post/auburn-faculty-concerned-about-candidate-diversity <P>Faculty members at Auburn University are expressing concerns about what some consider a lack of diversity among candidates to fill two openings on the school's board of trustees.</P> <DIV> <P>One woman and 16 men will be interviewed to fill two openings as Auburn University trustees.</P> <P>The Opelika-Auburn News reports (http://bit.ly/WJ2PAx) that Auburn Senate Chairman Bill Sauser said he and other Senate members met this week with President Jay Gogue to express their concern about how there was only one woman on the list of nominees.</P> <P>The Auburn Trustee Selection Committee, he Wed, 16 Jan 2013 14:13:34 +0000 The Associated Press 23288 at http://apr.org Auburn Faculty Concerned About Candidate Diversity Auburn Trustees to Meet in Search for New Members http://apr.org/post/auburn-trustees-meet-search-new-members <P>The Auburn University Board of Trustees is expected to begin work on selecting two board members next week.</P> <DIV> <P>The Opelika-Auburn News reports (http://bit.ly/1382c9c) that Auburn's Trustee Nominee Selection Committee will meet Tuesday in the Lt. Governor's conference room at the state capital in Montgomery.</P> <P>The search is to replace outgoing members District 8 Trustee John Blackwell and at-large Trustee Samuel Ginn, who both had to step down due to term limits and age restrictions. There are 71 nominees for the two positions. Fri, 04 Jan 2013 14:25:26 +0000 The Associated Press 22788 at http://apr.org Auburn Trustees to Meet in Search for New Members Nominations Sought for 2 Auburn Trustees http://apr.org/post/nominations-sought-2-auburn-trustees <p>Gov. Robert Bentley says people interested in serving in two open positions on the Auburn University board of trustees may submit their names to the trustee selection committee.</p><div><p>Bentley is president of the five-member committee. Bentley said the committee is looking for replacements for John Blackwell, who represents a seven-county area in the Tennessee Valley, and Sam Ginn, who has an at-large seat. The two men are not eligible to serve another term.</p> Wed, 17 Oct 2012 14:19:35 +0000 The Associated Press 19375 at http://apr.org Nominations Sought for 2 Auburn Trustees