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Rescheduled Board of Regents Monthly Regular Meeting Set for May 19

Meeting protocols to follow safety guidelines and public access provided online and by phone only; Community may provide public comments by calling-in using toll-free number

Provided by DMC College Relations Office

The Del Mar College (DMC) Board of Regents will hold their rescheduled regular monthly meeting via telephone conference call beginning at 1 p.m. on Tuesday, May 19, at the DMC Center for Economic Development. Members of the public will not be able to attend this telephonic meeting in person, but they will be able to view the meeting online or access by telephone.

Until the COVID-19 pandemic concludes, the Board will conduct business in accordance with orders and guidance from city, county and state officials, including recommendations to practice social distancing and wearing face masks or coverings, to ensure everyone’s health and safety.

Community members may access the May meeting by going to the online video link at www.delmar.edu/webcast/ by 12:55 p.m. They may also call (toll-free) 1-866-899-4679 and enter Access Code 355-921-141 as early as 12:30 p.m.

General and Agenda-related public comments may be provided by calling the same toll-free number and using the same Access Code used for listening to the meeting.

Anyone wishing to make a public comment needs to dial-in between 12:30 and 12:45 p.m. They will register with a DMC staff member and provide their name and subject of their public comment, specifically if it is related to an Agenda item. The DMC staff member monitoring the toll-free line will mute all callers at 12:45 p.m. and then provide registered callers’ names and subject to the Board Chair by 1 p.m. When called upon during Public Comments segments of the meeting, registered callers will be unmuted and will have three minutes to make their comments.

A copy of the May 19 Agenda Notice and the Board packet is available at www.delmar.edu/regents-and-community/board-of-regents/_resources/agendas/agenda-5-19-20.pdf. Meeting agendas and other resources are also available on the DMC Board of Regents web page at www.delmar.edu/regents-and-community/board-of-regents/index.html.

The health and safety of Board members, DMC employees and the public remain a priority of the College. Additionally, DMC administrators are abiding by state, county and city orders and guidance addressing social gatherings and work practices for non-essential workers in the community.

About Del Mar College

Del Mar College empowers students to achieve their dreams. We offer quality programs, individual attention, outstanding instruction through faculty with real-world experience and affordable costs to credit and noncredit students in Corpus Christi and the South Texas Coastal Bend area. Nationally recognized while locally focused, we’re ranked in the top two percent of community colleges in the country granting associate degrees to Hispanic students (Community College Week). Del Mar College focuses on offering our students programs that match current or emerging career opportunities. Whether students are interested in the fine arts, sciences, business, occupational or technical areas, students get the education they need for the future they want at Del Mar College.