February 2010 Media
release: February 23, 2010 Media Contact: Christopher Falkenhagen
Communications: (410) 260-4511
What: Maryland Higher Education Commission (MHEC)
Election of new Vice Chairman of the Commission
Program Approval Workgroup Update
Complete College America Alliance of States
Who: Secretary of Higher Education James E. Lyons, Sr., Commission Chairman
Kevin M. O’Keefe, Commission members and MHEC staff
When: 1 p.m., Wednesday, February 24, 2010
Where: 839 Bestgate Road, Suite 400, Annapolis, MD.
The meeting will be held in the Commission’s main conference room.
The full agenda will be available at the meeting. An electronic version of the
agenda will be available on MHEC’s website at
Notice on ADA Compliance
The State of Maryland and the Maryland Higher Education Commission is committed
to ensuring that individuals with disabilities are able to fully participate in
and benefit from the Commission’s public meetings, programs, and services.
Anyone planning to attend a meeting of the Commission who wishes to receive
auxiliary aids, services, or accommodations should contact Pat Bracey at (410)
260-4516 or Maryland Relay (1-800-201-7165). Maryland residents (7-1-1).
The Maryland Higher Education Commission is a 12-member coordinating board
responsible for establishing statewide policies for Maryland public and
independent colleges and universities and private career schools. It serves as
an advocate for more than 350,000 college students in Maryland, for the State
and its needs, and for business and industry in Maryland.