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Colgate's Strategic Plan

Living the Liberal Arts in Our Third Century


Living the Liberal Arts in Our Third Century

Colgate's Strategic Plan

On January 25, 2014, the Board of Trustees approved the final version of the strategic plan, referred to as a "framing document." The plan had earlier been reviewed and endorsed by the faculty on November 4, 2013.

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President's report to alumni, and information about the planning process.

Updates

April 2015
Update:
Performing arts facilities report
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In spring 2015, the Performing Arts Facilities Task Force released its report on the current state of performing arts facilities on campus, and its recommendations for expansion, including a proposed timeline for moving forward.

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October 2014
Update:
Residential learning communities
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Beginning fall 2015, a new system of faculty-led residential learning communities will deepen the close and lasting connections that are formed between faculty and students at Colgate. On October 31, the university named the initial faculty director teams, showing strong support across the curriculum for the new program.

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October 2014
Update:
Progress report
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The Advisory and Planning Committee, the body guiding the implementation of the strategic plan that was approved in early 2014, shared an update on the implementation of several key components of the plan, including:
  • A need-blind admission policy
  • A dynamic curriculum
  • A residential liberal arts education
  • A campus for Colgate's third century
  • Financing
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