Statement, May 22, 2017The Board of Regents today engaged in a collaborative discussion on issues surrounding the inquiry into the response to domestic violence allegations against former CU assistant football coach Joe Tumpkin. The board directed President Bruce Benson, in consultation with the board, to outline any necessary changes to university policies and procedures, specify how training and education will be enhanced, and recommend appropriate action for CU employees involved. A public report will be issued when complete. At the next regularly scheduled meeting June 15-16, the board will take up the contract extension for head football Coach Mike MacIntyre.
Regent Laws and Policies Review
On Nov. 6, 2015, the Regents passed a resolution directing its Laws and Policies Committee to undertake a formal review of all Regent Laws and Policies. The review will be conducted with the principles of shared governance; will involve representatives from system administration, campus administration and shared governance; and may take up to two years to complete.