Objective 2

Primary Constituents
Primary DE&I Goal
Promoting an Equitable and Inclusive Community
Other Applicable Domains
High Quality Academic Environment (Education and Scholarship, Development)

Five-Year Strategic Objective 2

Enhance student participation in Rackham programmatic activities: Continue and improve outreach and advertisements to students around all programmatic activities assessed as beneficial to students; enhance outreach to historically underrepresented and/or marginalized groups

Measures of Success for Objective 2

  • Increased student participation in core programmatic activities, including those from historically underrepresented and/or historically marginalized groups
  • Increased partnership with student organizations (including RSG and SCOR), campus offices, other schools/colleges/units to cross-promote relevant programs and resources

FY17 Actions

  • Highest priority actions include:
  • Gather input from students, staff, and faculty on advertising of programmatic activities in order to allocate resources effectively and identify new opportunities
  • Investigate ways to track participation in programmatic activities
  • Other actions to consider include:
  • Create a promotional checklist for all programmatic activities (both those directly related to DE&I as well as other programming for the broader student population) to be used by Rackham staff to better implement communications and outreach strategies
  • Take steps towards upgrading the events management system and the events calendar display for better classification/tags, share features, etc.