CVPA Strategic Plan

In an effort towards continuous improvement, serving our various constituencies and creating and maintaining a College of Visual and Performing Arts that best reflects the cultural and societial backgrounds and needs of our students, NIU CVPA has undertaken a strategic planning process.

Goal One
Diversify curricula to be more inclusive and to recognize the artistic, educational and scholarly contributions of groups that have historically been under-represented in higher arts education.
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Goal Two
Develop transdisciplinary programming and curricula that respond to the changing demands of/on 21st century artists and art consumers.
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Goal Three
Recruit and retain BiPoC students to better represent the demographics of the society in which we live and the region that we serve.
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Goal Four
Diversify NIU College of Visual and Performing Arts faculty and staff.
Objectives and Actions

Goal Five
Eliminate equity gaps in student learning outcomes and reduce D/F/W/U grades
Objectives and Actions

Submit accomplishments and status updates

You may submit information about the progress and accomplishments towards the goals and objectives of this plan by e-mailing Donee Spizzirri, assistant to the dean of the College of Visual and Performing Arts. 

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