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“What Works?” Our Sustainable Budget Idea Process Does

In a new series, “What Works,” The Chronicle of Higher Education profiled our Sustainable Budget ideas process.  Read the feature here, or on the Chronicle’s site (subscription required).

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SGA Sustainable Budget Discussion: Monday 2/23

SGA will sponsor “Sustainable Budget – Discussing Changes that Affect the Student Body” on Monday, February 23; 7:00 PM in Lowry Main Lounge.  Students are encouraged to attend to learn more about the recommendations that will be included in the … Continue reading

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Meeting Presentations Posted

The PowerPoint slides from the update sessions for faculty and staff are now available on our strategic planning wiki. (login required)

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SGA: We Can’t Imagine Wooster Without…

During the Fall term, SGA polled students, asking “What can’t you imagine Wooster without?” meaning, “What is essential to your Wooster experience, and to sustaining Wooster’s traditions?”  A summary of the responses has been posted to our Strategic Planning wiki.

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Upcoming Meetings on our Progress

We will be sharing the key budget assumptions including those for new revenue and expenditure reductions with faculty and staff on: Faculty: Monday, January 12, 2015, 4:15 p.m., Lean Lecture Hall Staff: Tuesday, January 13, 2015, 11:00 a.m., Freedlander Theatre … Continue reading

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Process Update – January 11, 2015

Colleagues, Happy New Year!  I hope everyone had a restful and restorative break. My first update of the semester focuses on our process for the term and updates on the progress made since the end of the fall semester. This … Continue reading

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Process Update – December 10, 2014

Colleagues, We continue to make good progress simultaneously on phases I and II of our process to develop a sustainable budget for Wooster.  This week, my update highlights new analyses available on our wiki and plans for our continuing exploration … Continue reading

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Process Update – November 30, 2014

Colleagues, We continue to make good progress simultaneously on phases I and II of our process to develop a sustainable budget for Wooster.  In this update I will highlight our progress in generating ideas and initial discussions about them.

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Process Update – November 3, 2014

Dear Fellow Scots, I write to offer an update on our process to develop a sustainable budget for Wooster, bringing our forecasted revenues into alignment with our expenses, and to add further specificity about the timeline and phases of work. … Continue reading

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2013-14 Strategic Priorities Update

In 2013-14 we have committed to getting a great deal of important work done, building as we must on our hard-won momentum.  A check of our progress at the beginning of 2014 indicates that we are making good, if not … Continue reading

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