September, 2015

Stage of Process

Description

Get Organized

Announce process & timeline to college community
Form committee and hold early meetings:
  • Introduction to each other and to the work of the committee
  • Review SP I - III and our progress towards those goals


October - December, 2015

Stage of Process

Description

Collect input and Gather Data

Reconsider and confirm mission, vision, and values (M/V/V)
Townhall meetings in early October for input on M/V/V
Committee reports out on consensus around M/V/V
Scan of external environment - trends, threats, opportunities
Scan of internal environment - resources, strengths, shortcomings
Townhall meetings in the fall for input to environmental scans
Committee develops an environmental assessment based on scans


January - February 2016

Stage of Process

Description

Identify Issues and Goals

Committee reports out on environmental assessment

All-college workshop to review environmental assessment and begin to develop strategic priorities and goals

Please note that this meeting has been cancelled.

Committee establishes strategic priorities and crafts goals
Committee reports out on priorities and goals


February - March, 2016

Stage of Process

Description

Write the Plan

Committee writes the strategic plan


April - May, 2016

Stage of Process

Description

Ratification of Plan

Endorsement of strategic plan by faculty
Endorsement of strategic plan by staff and administration
Endorsement of strategic plan by Board of Trustees