Goal Statement 2: Strengthen Campus Culture
Objectives & Action Steps
- Foster a campus culture committed to social responsibility, respect and collaboration that encourage innovation and vitality.
- Strengthen programs and opportunities for students to develop into active citizens.
- Develop a coordinated approach and structure to expand and facilitate community outreach and partnership efforts that create meaningful learning opportunities for our students.
- Develop an integrated campaign to promote the identified institutional values and adopted civility statements both internally and externally.
- Become more environmentally responsible as an institution.
- Assess campus culture perception.
- Develop and communicate an identity that promotes the traditions, values, and vision of the college and is clear to the internal and the external community.
- Clarify and articulate a shared understanding of the role and value of the liberal arts at Lake Erie College in the twenty-first century.
- Improve ties between curriculum and career development and other experiential components to enhance student marketability, build community, enhance student learning and cultivate leadership.
- Promote a culture that recognizes excellent customer service.
- Provide improved communication across campus divisions and departments.
- Implement a recognition program that rewards and encourages individual and departmental performance that promotes service excellence.
- Establish a training program that will enhance the customer service experience for all stakeholders.
- Strengthen and reinforce a culture of transparency and accountability.
- Create a culture of evidence and data-driven decision-making to ensure continuous quality improvement of programs and services.
- Increase campus knowledge of LEC programs, services, and campus processes and procedures.
- Further implement the Professional Development Plan and Overarching Development Plan processes found within the Procedure for Institutional Strategic Planning, Deployment and Effectiveness guide.