Category: General

Word Cloud Survey

“Thank you all to those of you who participated.  The word cloud exercise was closed as of March 5th, 2014.  We appreciate everyone’s input and we will post results soon!”…

Why do we need a strategy?

"It's not so easy anymore to be successful, just because you're here, because you have history.  You have to earn your success.  In order to earn your success you need…

Your Brain Can Change the School

They say you cannot change the world. And yet the world changes every day. So who is making these changes? It happens with an individual. You. At our School, you…

Flywheels, Planning & You

Before we go any further, I wanted to say thank you. In response to last week's missive, "What can you stop doing?" we received many wonderful and thoughtful responses about…

What can you stop doing?

Last week we officially kicked off the Academic Strategic Planning process when the steering committee met for the first time. This is an exciting time as we look to the…

The Academic Strategic Planning Process

The School of Medicine is currently embarking upon a 6-month academic strategic planning process. The environment of academic medicine today is volatile, uncertain, chaotic, and ambiguous. With the changing landscape…

Announcing the “Dean’s Office Messenger”

Welcome to the new Dean's Office Messenger site! We created this site to reduce the volume of group e-mail announcements and to target information to specific audiences. This new communication…