PLU THEMES OF EXCELLENCE
Proposed Revised

THEME

OBJECTIVES and Pathways of Achievement

ONE

A Challenging Academic Experience

I. Thoughtful Inquiry Rooted in the Liberal Arts, the Sciences, and Professional Programs

General Education
Undergraduate majors
Graduate Programs

II.  An Engaged and Purposeful Learning Experience

Student-faculty research and creative projects
Internships, practica, and service learning
Global education

III.  Faculty Achievement in Teaching and Scholarship

Teacning
Scholarship

TWO

A Culture of Leadership and Care

I.  Cultivating and Sustaining Leaders

Faculty leadership development
Staff leadership development
Student leadership development

II.  Community Stewardship, Service, and Care

lnstitutional and programmatic
Students, faculty, and staff

THREE

A Supportive Educational Environment

I.  A Connected Learning Environment

One stop: Ramstad Commons
Learning through co-curricular programs
Complementary facilities and technology

II.  Comprehensive Educational Support Services

One stop: dynamic business services
Healthy and safe campus environment

Faculty leadership development

Staff leadership development

Student leadership development