Goal 2: Develop a University community where all are valued, welcomed, and informed.

  1. Implement and sustain the Ferris State University Diversity Plan. Ongoing.
  2. Enhance the quality of external and internal responsiveness across the institution. To be initiated Fall 2009.
  3. Review current structures for resolving conflict and concerns and recommend strategies for improving conflict resolution.
  4. Conduct a review of available locations, and where needed, create shared gathering spaces in buildings and on the grounds that are comfortable places to study, meet, and gather.
  5. Enhance the sense of community for everyone at Ferris State University, including those attending or working online and at all FSU sites. To be initiated Fall 2010.
  6. Enhance sharing of information among the University community.
  7. Develop and implement a plan to enhance retention.