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Sept. 2 Meeting Highlights, Student Success Implementation

The following are highlights from the Sept. 2, 2014 of the Student Success Implementation team: Technology Initiative: – System-wide selection, hosting and funding of technology tools that integrate with ISRS for  (a) predictive analytics, (B) customer relationship management (CRM), and/or (c) Grad Planner (progress to degree). Topic area of practices – we expect to further […]

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Aug. 27 Meeting Highlights, Comprehensive Workplace Solutions

The following are highlights from the Aug. 27, 2014 meeting of the Comprehensive Workplace Solutions team: Chris Ellingson, Human Resource Manager, Schwan Food Company presented on building a future labor workforce.  He indicated that there is a shortage of skilled technical/trade workers and a need to communicate to our students that there are very good manufacturing […]

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Aug. 12 Meeting Highlights, Student Success Team

The following are highlights from the Aug. 12, 2014 of the Student Success Implementation team: Framework for Initiatives: Policies, Practices and Technologies Big-scale change – BE BOLD Look at the good work that makes a difference and “raises all boats”. Aug. 12 Synthesis: Student Success Meeting Synthesis 8.12.14  

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Aug. 5 Meeting Highlights, System Incentives and Rewards

The following are highlights from the meeting Aug. 5, 2014 meeting of the System Incentives and Rewards team: The team took time to discuss “difficult issues” that we hadn’t discussed in previous meetings The team will prioritize strategies for feedback for the Gallery Walks coming up in October Aug. 5 Agenda: SIR_Agenda_Mtg6_8-5-14     Aug. 5 Synthesis: […]

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July 29 Meeting Highlights, Comprehensive Workplace Solutions

The following are highlights from the July 29, 2014 meeting of the Comprehensive Workplace Solutions team: Diane Dingfelder, Winona State University; Jan Bauer, Mankato State University shared the role CE/CT plays at their universities. Addie Habstritt Turkowski, St. Cloud State University Career Services Center Director, Michelle Schmitz, Associate Director Career Development and Outreach, and Margie Thomas […]

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July 25 Meeting Highlights, Student Success Implementation

The following are highlights from the July 25, 2014 of the Student Success Implementation team: Honoring everyone’s ideas that are submitted on the gallery walks. How do we do this. Identify the colleges and universities that are most successful in increasing the rates of student success (retention/completion). No single approach will solve this. There is no silver bullet […]

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July 22 Meeting Highlights, System Incentives and Rewards

The following are highlights from the meeting July 22, 2014 meeting of the System Incentives and Rewards team: Team broke into small groups, reviewed the current strategies and initiative ideas, then listed important initiatives under each which were recorded July 22 Agenda: SIR_Agenda_Mtg5_7-22-14     July 22 Synthesis: SIR_Meeting 5 Synthesis_20140722  

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July 22 Meeting Highlights, Comprehensive Workplace Solutions

The following are highlights from the July 22, 2014 meeting of the Comprehensive Workplace Solutions team: Layne Harpine, senior consultant for LERN presented on LERN.org and shared information on states that are exploring corporate college models for consolidating CE/CT efforts and resources. Patrick McQuillan (Inver Hills Community College and Dakota County Technical College), Lisa Larson and Cherie […]

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July 16 Meeting Highlights, Diversity Implementation team

The following are highlights from the meeting July 16, 2014 meeting of the Diversity Implementation team: Our team will focus on all areas of diversity; consistent with the Diversity & Equity Plan and the Affirmative Action Plan Our work will affect change for students and employees and will impact communities, businesses and industry beyond MnSCU’s current […]

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