News Category: Meeting Highlights & Syntheses

Sept. 10 Meeting Highlights, Diversity Implementation team

The following are highlights from the meeting Sept. 10, 2014 meeting of the Diversity Implementation team: Diversity Team has determined top four strategies to share during the Gallery Walks this fall Diversity Team will spend next 2-3 weeks refining the wording and developing the poster content Diversity Team feels that it is a priority for […]

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Sept. 5 Meeting Highlights from the Information Technology Systems Design Team

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 […]

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Sept. 3 Meeting Highlights, Diversity Implementation team

The following are highlights from the meeting Sept. 3, 2014 meeting of the Diversity Implementation team: “After their meeting on 7/16, the Diversity Team split into three workgroups: Pedagogy and Human Resources/Employee Development, Community Relationships, and Partnerships with K-12 and other secondary education programs.  The team spent the rest of July and August in their […]

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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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