He was elected a life member of the New York State Board of Regents in 1878; and in 1902 he became vice-chancellor and, in 1904, chancellor of the university of the state of New York.
They are governed by a board of regents consisting of the state superintendent and six other members appointed by the governor.
(1655-1697), king of Sweden, the only son of Charles X., and Hedwig Leonora of Holstein-Gottorp, was born in the palace at Stockholm, on the 24th of November 1655 His father, who died when the child was in his fourth year, left the care of his education to the regents whom he had appointed.
The control of this institution is vested in a board of regents, chosen by popular vote.
The beginning of the i 2th century was the age of the atabegs (regents or stadtholders).