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June 11 Meeting Highlights, Comprehensive Workplace Solutions

The following are highlights from the first meeting (June 11, 2014) of the Comprehensive Workplace Solutions team: Team norms were modified to language that expresses what we will do rather than what we should do. Considerable discussion lead to an understanding that “comprehensive workplace solutions,” as written in the recommendation, involves employees and that “preferred […]

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World Language Consortium

From Beth Weatherby, Southwest Minnesota State University Collaborating with the ECE access group: involvement with the world languages consortium You are also welcome to share a comment!

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Sharing Concerns

Attendees from the Academic and Student Affairs Conference, May 2014 share their concerns about Charting the Future. Concerns shared by Doug Knowlton, Metropolitan State University Lack of student and faculty input into the planning. Another planning activity with no real impact because of political and traditional resistance to change. The colleges and universities will see […]

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What gets you excited about Charting the Future?

Attendees from the Academic and Student Affairs Conference, May 2014 share comments. “It is adventurous and I am excited about the possibilities and opportunities ahead.” – Raphael Onyeaghala, Southwest Minnesota State University “System-wide effort for students complete more bachelor degrees; breakdown silos; leverage resources to do more with less.” – Herbert King, Dean of Students, […]

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June 4 Meeting Highlights, Diversity Implementation team

The following are highlights from the first meeting (June 4, 2014) of the Diversity Implementation team: Q&A Vision Painting – Setting the stage Overview of Charting the Future, Diversity Team Charter, Meeting Norms Next Meetings: June 19, July 16 June 4 Agenda: Agenda 6-4-14 DRAFT     June 4 Synthesis: Diversity Team Meeting Synthesis 6-4-14

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May 30 Meeting Highlights, System Incentives and Rewards

The following are highlights from the first meeting (May 30, 2014) of the System Incentives and Rewards team: Review/revised team charter Introduced change narrative Brainstormed categories of Incentives and Rewards Identified learning needs for next meeting Next meeting: Wednesday, June 11 2014 May 30 Agenda: SIR_Agenda_5.30.2014     May 30 Synthesis: SIR_Meeting 1 Synthesis_05302014

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May 20 Meeting Highlights, Student Success Team

The following are highlights from the first meeting (May 20, 2014) of the Student Success Implementation team: Student Success Team members understand the importance of the students in the process. Student Success Team members have concerns about the transparency of the work the teams are doing and how it will be shared with the world. […]

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