QI Proposal: Faculty Senate Discussion. Deneese L. Jones, Provost Tom Delahunt, VP Admissions Keith Summerville, President - Faculty Senate January 30, 2013. Higher Learning Commission A Commission of the North Central Association.
Deneese L. Jones, Provost
Tom Delahunt, VP Admissions
President- Faculty Senate
January 30, 2013
The Higher Learning Commission expects that institutions are always engaged in quality improvement.
The Open Pathway requires an institution to designate one major improvement effort it has undertaken as its Quality Initiative for reaffirmation of accreditation.
Commission encourages institutions to use the Quality Initiative to take risks, innovate, take on a tough challenge or pursue a yet unproven strategy.
Drake University Strategic Goal I, Objective D: “infuse global and multicultural understanding throughout Drake University”
Achieving and Supporting Difference
Increase efforts to recruit and retain more students, faculty and staff from underrepresented groups
Intensify efforts to strengthen a campus environment that is welcoming and supportive of difference
Create greater understanding for addressing issues of difference for deepening and sustaining intercultural learning
Create new curricula and organize co-curricular programming to enhance global and multicultural understanding