Planning Archive

News & Updates

HSU Launches Two New Centers for Academic Excellence - Student Success

Apr 1 2016 - In September 2015, HSU launched two new Cultural Centers for Academic Excellence – an African-American Center for Academic Excellence and a Latin@ Center for Academic Excellence.

Community Outreach Survey - Partnerships & Community

Mar 29 2016 - Survey now available!

Action Plan for Workplace Diversity at HSU – Spring 2016 Update - Supporting Diversity

Mar 11 2016 - In 2009, HSU began implementing an Action Plan for Faculty Diversity. In 2014, that plan was expanded and adapted to include a broader focus on the whole campus, including staff and administrator positions.

Strategic Plan Update - A Blueprint for Implementation - General

Mar 10 2016 - We are pleased to announce that a living document we’re calling the “Blueprint for Strategic Plan Implementation” has been created by theStrategic Plan Coordinating Committee.

Strategic Plan Blueprint - General

Mar 8 2016 - The “Blueprint for Strategic Plan Implementation” is now available for viewing and comment

Native American Advisory Council Meets - Supporting Diversity

Mar 7 2016 - President Lisa Rossbacher held the second meeting of the President’s Native American Advisory Council on February 26, 2016.

Spanish Language Radio Coming - Supporting Diversity

Mar 4 2016 - KHSU is assisting to bring a Spanish language radio station to Humboldt County.

Partnership with Local Communities - Partnerships & Community

Mar 4 2016 - HSU is collaborating with local partners to to increase the number of local-area students who enroll in post-secondary education.

u.direct Update - Student Success

Mar 1 2016 - u.direct, the companion software to u.achieve (DARS), is a planning and advising tool that will enable students to work with advisors to develop four-year plans and help departments and colleges predict course demand in advance of any given semester.

Process & Timeline

Timeline
September 23, 2014 University Senate and Executive Council discusses draft process.

September 30, 2014 Full University Senate discusses draft process

October 2014 Task Forces appointed

March 2015 Task Force reports are submitted to the Steering Committee. Reports should include background information on the issues, identified goals, recommended initiatives, and any resource requirements.

March 2015 The Steering Committee will integrate the task force recommendations and financial plans. These will be posted on the HSU website with an invitation to comment and provide additional input.

May 2015 The Steering Committee finalizes the strategic plan.