The following are highlights from the Oct. 8 Student Success Team: What else should we be considering specific to the student classroom experience? Responded to the Chancellors’ memo, including: selected a co-convener, no additional SME’s at this point. Gallery Walk review/focus group questions Importance of reaching underrepresented students Oct. 8 Agenda: Student Success Team Meeting Agenda […]
The following are highlights from the Sept. 30 Academic Planning and Collaboration Team: Diversity representation on the CTF committees if not present their voice needs to be added some way. Extraordinary Education needs to be a strong focus of all of our discussions for APC’s charge. APC will focus on the Baccalaureate completion legislative mandate […]
What is the reason we, as a system, are working on the Charting the Future effort? What is the value of all of this work? Aren’t we all already busy enough providing a quality experience for our students? It true that our colleges and universities are diligently committed to students; yet our ability to sustain that committment […]
The following highlights are from the Sept. 15 meeting of the Competency Certification and Credit for Prior Learning team: The group defined the norms that will be adhered to for future interactions, and engaged in a team building exercise: Lost at Sea. The group needed a firm, unified understanding of the key terms and therefore, […]
The following are highlights from the Sept. 11 meeting of the Academic Collaboration and Planning team: Overview of Charting the Future- what we don’t know yet: what does consensus look like for our team; what role will we play with the legislation regarding transfer; how does quality and an extraordinary education align with our strategies; what […]
The following are highlights from the Sept. 5 meeting of the IT Systems Design team: Attendees met for the first time, introduced themselves, and took part in an ice-breaker/team building exercise. The team reviewed the six Charting the Future recommendations, team objectives, and discussed the team charge/charter, identifying several consideration that need to be kept in […]
You may be hearing about Charting the Future and wondering what this effort is all about or what really means to your college/university. During fall semester, the initial work of four of the eight implementation teams (Diversity, Student Success, Comprehensive Workplace Solutions, System Incentives and Rewards) will be on display — with a request for your feedback — […]
From Doug Knowlton, Metropolitan State University Metro-area planning and implementation of metro partnerships. You are also welcome to share a story of collaboration!
From Beth Weatherby, Southwest Minnesota State University Completion degrees being designed in partnership with the metro institutions. You are also welcome to share a story of collaboration!
From Mary Jacobson, Anoka Technical College and Anoka-Ramsey Community College Sharing infrastructure services across aligned institutions of Anoka-Ramsey Community College and Anoka Technical College including marketing and public relations, information technology, facilities, research, security and human resources. You are also welcome to share a story of collaboration!