Strategy 1.1: Advancing Liberal Arts and Sciences


Promote the centrality of the liberal arts and sciences in advancing the University’s mission as a Catholic and Marianist institution, in facilitating learning and scholarship that is grounded in, yet transcends, traditional disciplinary boundaries, and in preparing all students for personal and professional accomplishment by linking learning and action, leadership and service.


Key Initiative 3

Develop and implement a comprehensive communication plan that promotes the value of liberal arts and science degrees for career preparedness and success, leadership and service, and that also champions liberal education for all undergraduates through the Common Academic Program.

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Develop and launch communication strategy regarding the value of the liberal arts and sciences for key audiences. 

Point Person: Dave Larsen
Status: In Progress
Completion Date: June 30, 2017


Key Initiative 5

Guide and support the development of interdisciplinary courses and ethnic/area studies programs or majors.



Establish Sustainability Studies Program as new program in the College of Arts and Sciences and hire program director.

Point Person: Danielle Poe
Status: Completed
Completion Date: February 1, 2017


Next Up:

Strategy 1.2

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Dayton, Ohio 45469 - 0800