OU Board of Regents to Hold Special Meeting
NORMAN – The University of Oklahoma Board of Regents will hold a special meeting on Friday, Aug. 11, in Oklahoma City.
The meeting will begin at 3 p.m. in the Robert M. Bird Library located on the OU Health Sciences Center campus, 1105 N. Stonewall Ave., Oklahoma City.
The next meeting of the OU Board of Regents is scheduled for Sept. 13 and 14 in Claremore and Tulsa.
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