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Workgroup No. 8 approved its final recommendation report

Kalyn Hayslett, Editor in Chief

April 16, 2017

All members present during Workgroup No. 8’s meeting Friday afternoon approved its final recommendation report. The members were united with a majority of the recommendations, however, the members still created a minority report about the workgroup’s suggestions regarding new and modified programs....

Workgroup No. 8 updates draft document for final report

Kalyn Hayslett, Editor in Chief

April 10, 2017

Workgroup No. 8, Academic Visioning I worked on solidifying its final recommendations Friday by adding two micro degrees and two doctorate degree programs. The current draft document recommends a doctorate of nursing practice degree, a physical therapy residential bridge program and a doctorate degree...

Academic Program Elimination/Reorganization Review Committee recommends philosophy retention

Cassie Buchman, News Editor

March 19, 2017

The Academic Program Elimination/Reorganization Review Committee recommended there be no elimination, reorganization or reduction of the philosophy program or major in a final report submitted to the provost Monday during Spring Break. The committee convened after Workgroup No.7, which looked at academic...

Workgroup No. 9 holds second town hall meeting Tuesday

Angelica Cataldo, Managing Editor

March 1, 2017

Workgroup No. 9, Academic Visioning II, held its second town hall meeting Tuesday evening presenting the Differential Tuition subcommittee’s and the Variable Learning Models subcommittee’s recommendations. English professor Suzie Park, who led the presentation, said the general task of the workgroup...

Workgroup No. 8 hears new ideas, defines micro degree

Analicia Haynes, Online Editor

February 26, 2017

Workgroup No. 8, Academic Visioning I, discussed two concepts that could help students gain experience for their intended career at its meeting Friday. Technology professor Gabe Grant presented ideas for a new research, education and applied learning center, or REAL Center, as well as a Digital and...

Enrollment workgroup prioritizes suggestions

Kalyn Hayslett, Editor-in-Chief

October 27, 2016

  Workgroup No. 2, charged with analyzing Eastern’s marketing and enrollment, ranked their suggestions separately and compiled them into one prioritized list during its meeting Thursday. Members use the four categories — targeted investments; improvement planning; decreasing cost and increasing...

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