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University announces enrollment management changes

University announces enrollment management changes

Riley Guerzini, Editor-in-Chief

February 11, 2020

The university released details on the new structure of enrollment management Tuesday morning following the resignation of Andy Wright, former vice president for enrollment management. President Ron Rochon appointed Rashad Smith, director of admissions, with the new title of executive director for...

Enrollment management VP resigns

Enrollment management VP resigns

Riley Guerzini, Editor-in-Chief

January 28, 2020

Andy Wright, vice president for Enrollment Management resigned this morning according to an email from President Ron Rochon to the campus community. Wright will be working on enrollment management-related special projects until June 30 according to the email. The resignation comes as total enrollment...

Trustees raise concerns over expected enrollment

Trustees raise concerns over expected enrollment

Rhonda Wheeler, News Editor

January 14, 2020

Members of the Board of Trustees expressed concerns about enrollment during their meeting Jan. 9 in Indianapolis. Trustee Ron Romain said that he isn’t comfortable with the results after it was announced that the university is expecting the undergraduate admission to be 4% lower than it was last ...

Enrollment VP: University needs all hands on deck to compete in ‘difficult market’

Enrollment VP: University needs all hands on deck to compete in ‘difficult market’

Riley Guerzini, Editor-in-Chief

October 11, 2019

University officials are looking for answers after enrollment numbers fell for the eighth consecutive year this fall, marking a changing environment in higher education. Total enrollment at the university, which includes undergraduate and graduate students, dropped to 8,690 students. Enrollment has falle...

Storify: Trustees talk charges, projects, future

Gabi Wy, News Editor

January 14, 2016

The Board of Trustees met at 10 a.m. EST in Indianapolis today to discuss progress made since its last meeting Nov. 5.

Add/drop policy keeps faculty involved

Gabi Wy, News Editor

December 7, 2015

Faculty Senate voted to endorse a policy requiring an instructor’s signature to add or drop any class after the registration period.

Faculty concerned about add/drop policy changing

Gabi Wy

September 17, 2015

Vice President of Enrollment Andrew Wright seemed to be “caught off-guard” after faculty members questioned a potential add/drop policy at the Faculty Senate meeting on Sept. 4, said senate chair Rex Strange. “I don’t think (Wright) realized faculty would actually be concerned,” he said. ...

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