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Minnesota Legislature
2011-2012 Regular Session

7th MEETING - Higher Education Policy and Finance

February 01, 2011

STATE OF MINNESOTA 7th MEETING
HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES EIGHTY-SEVENTH SESSION

HIGHER EDUCATION POLICY AND FINANCE

MINUTES

Representative Nornes, Chair of the Higher Education Policy and Finance Committee, called the meeting to order at 12:30 PM on February 1st, 2011, in the Basement Hearing Room of the State Office Building.

The Committee Legislative Assistant noted the roll.


Members present:

NORNES, Bud, Chair
DETTMER, Bob, Vice Chair
ATKINS, Joe
BANAIAN, King
BENSON, Mike
DAUDT, Kurt
HANCOCK, David
MAZOROL, Pat
MORROW, Terry
NORTON, Kim
PELOWSKI, Gene
POPPE, Jeanne
RUKAVINA, Tom
VOGEL, Bruce

One member was excused.

DOEPKE, Connie

A quorum was present.

Representative Vogel moved that the minutes from the committee meeting on January 27, 2011 be approved. THE MOTION PREVAILED.

The committee heard testimony on Higher Education Remedial Coursework.

Testifying:

Scott Olson, Interim Vice Chancellor for Academic and Student Affairs, Minnesota State Colleges and Universities
Craig Schoenecker, System Director for Research, Minnesota State Colleges and Universities
Kent Pekel, Executive Director, College Readiness Consortium


The meeting was adjourned at 1:32 PM.




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REP. BUD NORNES, CHAIR



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Chelsea Thompson
Committee Legislative Assistant
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Agenda:

"Getting Prepared" Report on Remedial Coursework: Scott Olson, Interim Vice Chancellor for Academic and Student Affairs, Minnesota State Colleges and Universities Craig Schoenecker, System Director for Research, Minnesota State Colleges and Universities John Kellogg, Office of Institutional Research, University of Minnesota Peter M. Radcliffe, Executive Director Office of Planning and Analysis, University of Minnesota

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