During both fall and spring semesters, the President, Provost, and Executive Vice President for Administration each meet with MSU deans, directors, chairs, executive managers, and staff supervisors, level 15-17, to promote ongoing communication and to discuss current issues, challenges and opportunities.
Spring 2020 Conversations with Leaders
Interim Provost Teresa Sullivan and Executive Vice President for Health Sciences Norman Beauchamp
Friday, January 24 9:00 a.m.-11:00 a.m. Big Ten A, Kellogg Center
Conversation on MSU Strategic Planning Process
Wednesday, March 25, 2020 9:00 a.m.-11:00 a.m. Big Ten A, Kellogg Center
Vennie Gore, Vice President for Auxiliary Enterprises and Strategic Planning Steering Committee Co-Chair
Joe Salem, Dean, MSU Libraries and Strategic Planning Steering Committee Co-Chair
President Stanley recently charged the Strategic Planning Steering Committee with gathering input from campus and external stakeholders, including alumni and community leaders, about the university’s vision, values and strategic direction. This will enable MSU to consider our current state and identify underlying themes, strengths and trends across campus as we consider new opportunities and respond to emerging challenges. Co-chairs Vennie Gore and Joe Salem will discuss the strategic planning process and options to offer input on creating a shared MSU vision.
Conversation on Diversity, Equity and Inclusion Planning at MSU
Monday, April 13, 2020 9:00 a.m.-11:00 a.m. Big Ten BC, Kellogg Center
Luis Garcia, Director, Migrant Student Services and Diversity, Equity and Inclusion Steering Committee Co-Chair
Cynthia Jackson-Elmoore, Dean, Honors College and Diversity, Equity and Inclusion Steering Committee Co-Chair
President Stanley recently charged the Diversity, Equity and Inclusion Steering Committee to examine, among other areas, the composition and success of our faculty, staff and student body; research and scholarship; curriculum and educational programs; community engagement; and the culture our community members live and experience each day. The committee will inventory efforts around diversity, equity and inclusion across campus; identify potential synergies; pinpoint existing gaps; and establish a framework for making MSU a national leader in this area. Co-chairs Cynthia Jackson-Elmoore and Luis Garcia will discuss the committee’s work and options to offer input on these critical issues.