The Daily Eastern News

Town hall meetings to discuss university reorganization

March 28, 2018

Two town hall meetings providing a look at the proposed reorganization of existing structures at Eastern will be held Monday and Tuesday. Materials from the town halls will be posted on the vitalization project website following Monday’s meeting. Along with the reframing, the “broader implications...

Marketing shows progress after town halls

Chrissy Miller, News Editor

September 7, 2017

After the Town Hall marketing meetings, the Thorburn group, working in conjunction with a group of Eastern’s administration and faculty, has taken people’s feedback and is planning on moving forward with marketing initiatives. Eastern hired the Thorburn group to help with its marketing efforts....

Brand ideas revealed to campus

Chrissy Miller, News Editor

August 30, 2017

The rough draft for the new Eastern marketing initiative was revealed by Eric Sickler, vice president of client services for the Thorburn Group, at open Town Hall marketing meetings Wednesday. The initiative consisted of many pieces including four pillars, brand character, centering idea and media...

Workgroup No. 9 reviews feedback, prepares for second town hall meeting

Angelica Cataldo, Managing Editor

February 27, 2017

Workgroup no. 9, Academic Visioning II, discussed the feedback they received from last week’s town hall during a general meeting Monday afternoon. Workgroup chair Melinda Mueller, a political science professor,said many of the surveys submitted ranged from neutral to negative answers in regarding...

Workgroup No. 9 holds first town hall meeting

Angelica Cataldo, Managing Editor

February 22, 2017

Workgroup No. 9, Academic Visioning II, had its first town hall meeting Tuesday evening to present its subcommittees' recommendations for the reorganization and presentation of academic colleges. During the presentation, sociology professor Michael Gillespie discussed the possibility of creating...

Ideas for programs discussed at town hall

Ideas for programs discussed at town hall

Cassie Buchman, News Editor

February 2, 2017

Ideas for programs that could potentially grow enrollment were discussed at Workgroup no. 8’s town hall meeting Thursday. The Workgroup is charged with making recommendations for new or modified programs, degree completion programs, signature programs and microdegrees. It is one of two Workgroups...

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