Design approval for the Auxiliary Library addition in Bloomington and a new two-story housing unit at IU Southeast in New Albany were also approved.
Indiana Board of Trustees approves Assembly Hall designs, and discusses Energy Savings Project.
Mary Frances McCourt has been appointed to fill the position vacated by Neil Theobald.
Daniels will succeed France Córdova, who is stepping down after five years leading Purdue.
President France Cordova is retiring in five weeks, and the board has said it wants to pick her successor by then.
IU administrators say they will host another meeting with students early next week.
Board of Trustees Chairman Keith Krach told the twelve members of the panel that they have an enormous task.
Only four teachers will be laid off this year as opposed to more than 130 in 2010.
Debate continues in an ongoing discussion of integration plans for a troubled Bloomington arts organization.
Monroe County Community School Corporation School Board officials say they have not taken any action towards replacing retiring Superintendent J.T. Coopman.