Community & Culture 2013-14 Plan

Notes from December 17, 2013 meeting

Community and Culture Committee Plan of Work for 2013-14 year.

GOAL 1.  Inclusion

Action E1.1 –  Year 1 – analyze and interpret statistics from Dean’s office

Year 1 – Research the possibility of creating a Community & Culture Webpage linked to the CIAS Webpage, build content, design.

GOAL 2.  Social Engagement

Action E2.1 –  Year 1 –  begin to a design with the help of students a digital “passport”  for all of the CIAS community to track their engagement in the college community.  We will look into the possibility of scanning an ID (passport) or working with the RIT ID card to be able to record, track, and have a digital footprint of “passport stamps”.  The goal is to have this designing and research phase complete for implementation by Fall 2014.  Also in Year 1 – we will work with Schools to identify and highlight activities for the 2014-15 year to design a calendar for…. read more

Heat Map of Student Population

We have worked on identifying where our student population comes from. We used data provided to us by the Bursars offices of all students registered for the 2013-2014 academic year in CIAS to create a heat map. We have created two maps, undergraduate and graduate, and have grouped  students by state on the map. International students are grouped by country.

In the future we would like to plot previous years to look for trends that may help us identify potential high yield recruiting areas.

Undergraduate student population read more