Trustees Vote Unanimously to Advance Pitzer Strategic Plan to Implementation

一道本不卡免费高清Dear PitzerCommunity,

The PitzerCollege Strategic Plan was unanimously approved by the College Boardof Trustees on Friday, May 17. This important milestone for the Collegefollowed a unanimous approval by the College Council and more than a year ofinformation-gathering and priority-setting by the entire College community. Asa result, Pitzer now enters the third and final phase of its Strategic Plan for2019-2024.

Through the strategic planning process, four distinct yet overlapping goals一道本不卡免费高清 were identified by students, faculty, staff and alumni as most relevant to the future of Pitzer College: 

  1. Broaden the interdisciplinary landscape and expand academic resources to better equip students to engage holistically with the complex problems of the world.
  2. Advance a College-wide sense of community and engagement by cultivating an environment in which students, faculty and staff all thrive.
  3. Deepen our commitment to financial sustainability to promote broader access to a westhoustonp16.comcation and create adaptability in response to the evolving higher education landscape.
  4. Develop a culture of inclusive, intentional, and transparent planning and decision-making.

一道本不卡免费高清Over thepast year, Pitzer’s strategic planning team guided the College communitythrough 12 strategic planning meetings, 13 working group meetings, more than 25remote meetings and interviews, 50+ in-person meetings, multiple surveys withmore than 800 participant responses, four campus visits by Pitzer’s consultantsand a two-day capstone retreat where all constituencies participated indrafting the plan.

一道本不卡免费高清The successfulcompletion of this Strategic Plan to date reflects the strength, vision andcollaboration of our Pitzer community.  Iam confident that as we move ahead into the implementation process over themonths ahead, we will accurately and effectively respond to the priorities ofour community members.

I’d like toexpress my thanks to the members of our Strategic Planning Committee led byco-chairs Professor Brinda Sarathy and Trustee Don Gould, the members of allthe working groups and the entire Pitzer community – on-campus and off – foryour participation. I look forward to continuing our work together to realizethe goals of the Pitzer Strategic Plan for the next five years.

Melvin L. Oliver
President