LA GRANDE — Ben Cannon, executive director of the Higher Education Coordinating Commission, will discuss its strategic plan for Oregon higher education during the Eastern Oregon University’s board of trustees meeting.

Open to the public, the meeting — which also is available via — is Thursday from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. in Inlow Hall Room 201 on the La Grande campus.

Cannon also will discuss the process for setting priorities among university capital projects. In addition, the board will review its 2017 fiscal year financial statement and audit report, vote on chair and vice chair reappointments, discuss issues for the 2017 legislative session, strategic planning and policy transition.

For more information, contact Laura Hancock at 541-962-3585 or Meeting materials are available at

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