UPDATES


OPEN FORUMS

Open sessions offered to provide the campus community an opportunity to help plan CWRU's future.

CWRU 2026 Working Group - Monday, February 25th, 11:00 a.m. to Noon, Toepfer Room, Adelbert Hall.

Academic Excellence Working Group - Thursday, February 28th, 11:00 a.m. to Noon, Inamori Center, Crawford Hall.

Research and Innovation Working Group - Monday, March 4th, 10:30-11:30 a.m., Nord Hall, Room 310.

Our People Working Group - Wednesday, March 6th, 10:00-11:00 a.m., Inamori Center, Crawford Hall.

Finance, Operations and Infrastructure Working Group - Thursday, March 7th, 2:00-3:00 p.m., Nord Hall, Room 310.

02/22/13

CWRU Strategic Planning 2012-2013 UPDATE, presented to the Board of Trustees.

 

12/7/12

Click here to view video of the November 29, 2012 Strategic Plan Campus Forum 2012-2013.

 

11/18/12

Visit the RESOURCES page to read or download the following:

  • New frontier for scaling up online classes: credit, published in SFGate, 11/18/12

  • Two articles from the New York Times and one from the San Francisco Chronicle highlight MOOC, and online college courses for credit.

  • Clay Shirky on Napster, Udacity and the Academy.

  • Harvard’s Sober Annual Financial Report, Published on Harvard Magazine, 11/2/12

  • Increasing the Value of a Liberal Education, Published in The Atlantic, 4/30/12

 

Two readings are listed on the right hand side of this page and are available as PDF downloads from this site, or you can click the "more download options" link to download specific chapters and summaries.

  • Games Changers: Education and Information Technologies

  • Research Universities and The Future of America; Ten Breakthrough Actions Vital to Our Nation's Prosperity


READING AND REVIEW

Game Changers:
Education and Information Technologies.

Edited by DIANA G. OBLINGER
© 2012 EDUCAUSE

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New models and new technologies allow us to rethink many of the premises of education—location and time, credits and credentials, knowledge creation and sharing. Institutions are finding new ways of achieving higher education's mission without being crippled by constraints or overpowered by greater expectations. Game Changers, a collection of chapters and case studies contributed by college and university presidents, provosts, faculty, and other stakeholders, explores these new models.

 

Research Universities and The Future of America; Ten Breakthrough Actions Vital to Our Nation's Prosperity and Security

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American research universities are essential for U.S. prosperity and security, but the institutions are in danger of serious decline unless the federal government, states, and industry take action to ensure adequate, stable funding in the next decade.  As trusted stewards of public funds, universities must also meet "bold goals" to contain costs, enhance productivity, and improve educational pathways to careers both within and beyond academia.