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Worksheet for Strategic Planning Initiatives

Using the form below, please provide your ideas, input and feedback about Spelman's strategic planning initiatives. The Strategic Themes are listed to the left of the form. 


Strategic Planning Initiative (include strategic theme): Create signature academic programming related to the four themes (Theme 1).
Tactic: Recruit top faculty in focus areas, including distinguished professors and visitors.
Metric(s):  Four themes for signature programming identified
Fundraising targets established for distinguished professorships and visitors
Faculty lines reallocated to signature areas as opportunities present themselves
Local, regional, and national publicity increased around signature programming
Timeline: October 2016 – September 2020

Initiative 1:

Initiative 2:

Initiative 3:

Initiative 4:

Initiative 5:


Strategic Themes

Theme 1

Heighten Intellectual Excellence

Theme 2

Leverage Spelman's Impact

Theme 3

Optimize Organizational Productivity

Theme 4

Broaden Student-Centered Innovation