Panel on university structure meets in Augusta

Posted May 07, 2009, at 9:03 a.m.

BANGOR, Maine — The task force examining the functions and structure of the University of Maine System is meeting in Augusta.

The Thursday afternoon meeting may be viewed via videoconference at university campuses across the state.

The 12-member task force assembled by Chancellor Richard Pattenaude is working on a list of recommendations designed to put the system on a path to financial sustainability. Trustees plan to consider the proposals this summer.