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in the strengths of the institution and attuned to areas for continued growth and
View the Guiding Priorities
The university recently released Leading Change - a publication highlighting campus priorities and good news from across campus.
View from the Flagship
For whatever challenges our society or our planet faces, I believe education is and always will be the answer.
The Association of American Public and Landgrant Universities featured Chancellor Joe Steinmetz in a recent Q & A
Improving retention rates with microgrants.
What I'm Reading
Crossing the Finish Line: How to Retain and Graduate Your Students by Alan Seidman.
Retaining and graduating students is challenge for colleges and universities across the country, and the U of A is no different. Dr. Seidman makes the case that if you have accepted a student into your institution, you have an obligation to provide the programs and services needed to help that student persist to graduation. This book provides insight into what those programs and services look like, and why they matter.