Category Archives: Envision 2030

Envision 2030 shaping strategy

Two years after the initial educational summit that kicked off the Envision 2030 initiative, the process has brought forward the first round of recommendations to the State Board of Higher Education. Initially conceived from the May 2016 summit’s breakout sessions, the goals across 10 different student and workforce “Pillars” have been grouped into three different… Read More »

Envision 2030 enters new phase

An ongoing strategic initiative of the North Dakota University System has entered into a new phase. Envision 2030 began as an educational summit in May of 2016. The summit brought education-minded individuals and leaders together during a daylong event that helped set the tone for higher education in North Dakota. Following a morning’s worth of… Read More »

Faculty leave among main topics for Board

A major topic of discussion revolved around faculty leave when the State Board of Higher Education met for its regular April meeting. The topic was one of a handful of first readings for newly proposed policy. Among those were policies 340.2 (foundations), 305.1 (college and university presidents’ authority and responsibilities for campus IT security), 505… Read More »

Media Coverage Summary – Sept. 16, 2016

The following is a roundup of news on North Dakota University System’s 11 public colleges and universities for the week ending Friday, Sept. 16   Bismarck State College Author to speak at BSC about ND photography project Bismarck State College’s Power Plant Technology program celebrates 40 years U.S. News ranks BSC in top ten Midwest regional… Read More »

NDUS continues Envision 2030 discussion with Pillar events

The North Dakota University System has scheduled nine “Pillar” events that will continue the discussions started earlier this year at the Envision 2030 education summit. The events will take place throughout the state starting next week and running through October. In May the initial Envision 2030 breakout sessions allowed stakeholders from the academic, business and… Read More »

SBHE holds strategic retreat

Board reviews Cabinet studies, discusses self-assessment   The State Board of Higher Education took a full day recently to reflect on its ongoing efforts to shape the vision of the North Dakota University System. During the Board’s annual strategic retreat held earlier this month, members heard updates on several studies from the Chancellor’s Cabinet, talked… Read More »

Envision(ed) 2030 sets ambitious goals

Participants share perspectives in conversation to shape higher education’s future   The event designed to shape the vision of higher education to come brought nearly 200 people from diverse backgrounds to Bismarck this past week. Participants from around the state took part in discussions that were held at Envision 2030 to shape student and the… Read More »