The Northern Michigan University Board of Trustees has approved a meeting schedule for calendar year 2009. All board meetings will be held on a Thursday-Friday on the NMU campus, with the possible exception of a tentative February retreat, which might be held offsite. The schedule is as follows: •Feb. 19-20 (tentative retreat) •April 30-May 1 (preceding commencement May 2) •July 16-17 •Sept. 24-25 •Dec. 10-11 (preceding commencement Dec. 12) Individuals wishing to address the NMU Board of Trustees may submit a written notice two weeks in advance of the meeting. Requests can be e-mailed to firstname.lastname@example.org or delivered in person or mailed to: Secretary of the Board, Room 602 Cohodas Administrative Center, Northern Michigan University, 1401 Presque Isle Ave., Marquette, MI 49855. The notice should identify the specific meeting date, the name of the person who wants to address the trustees and a brief description of the topic.