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Annual Strategic Planning Update

The 2013-14 Strategic Planning Update is now available and will be distributed at the SAEM Homecoming Barbecue (Friday, November 7, 11-1, south of the Educational Services Building). In the update, each area of SAEM reports on progress toward goals from earlier strategic plans. 20   

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NASPA 2014: USD’s process for program review

Demonstrating Excellence in Student Affairs Margaret Leary University of San Diego, Associate Dean of Students   Interest in this program review process was sparked by a leadership program from their accreditation agency. A continuum of assessment  starts at usage tracking and ends with strategic planning, in which data informs planning. Steps include: 51   

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Update on Strategic Planning and Annual Report

 Last year we published our first Annual Report, which covered the 11-12 academic year. We also published a Strategic Implementation Plan. SAEM leadership is currently updating these documents, and we expect an update to be available in mid to late September. This year’s, however, we plan to merge these two documents into one. In this single document, we […]

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Welcome to the Spring 2013 Semester!

I hope that each of you enjoyed the much deserved break over the holidays! I truly enjoyed my time off and am now looking forward to an exciting spring semester and year ahead. Over the break I was able to spend some time reflecting on 2012, and the many accomplishments that we celebrated as a team. […]

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Annual Reports: Need more? Have comments?

This year SAEM distributed our first Annual Reports at the Staff BBQ! We can all use these to better understand what our colleagues do in SAEM and and to help the rest of the NMSU community understand the depth and breadth of the services we offer. In support of this, consider having a couple copies […]

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SAEM Strategic Planning and Implementation Process

With the semester now up and running, we are turning part of our attention back to Strategic Planning. We are submitting how we will develop a plan to the Provost: below is how we are describing our process and progress for this purpose. The SAEM Strategic Planning and Implementation process began in March 2012. The Plan has […]

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Priorities from Big Meeting

Input from SAEM staff suggests that our current round of planning will focus on shoring up our communication with and among staff and improving SAEM services. In addition, we will collectively work toward improving staff knowledge of our own best practices (through studying our own data) and facilitating the development of knowledge in best practices […]

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Final Big Meeting sees big crowd

About 100 people attended the final Big Meeting Tuesday at Corbett Center’s Doña Ana Room, in the final session for SAEM staff to comment on priorities for strategic planning. In both meetings, about 180 staff members shared ideas on how we can collaborate on future directions. Several themes emerged from June’s brainstorming sessions and from the Big Meetings: […]

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About 80 attend SAEM first Big Meeting

About 80 staff members stopped by Wednesday’s Big Meeting in Corbett Center’s Doña Ana Room. They had the opportunity to learn about other SAEM offices and to comment on their priorities for the strategic plan. The response to the event was positive, and we came back with lots of feedback to share with SAEM Leadership. If […]

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What can you expect at the Strategic Planning Big Meetings?

SAEM Strategic Planning Big Meetings July 18, 2-3:30 pm and July 24, 10-11:30 pm Doña Ana Room, Corbett Center Student Union Participants at the Big Meetings for Strategic Planning will get a copy of these directions: Participant’s purpose:to look at ideas your SAEM colleagues are proposing for emphasis in the current strategic plan and add your […]

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News around campus

Here is some miscellaneous news from offices around campus. Effective October 1, the Cashier’s window at University’s Accounts Receivable will open at 8:30 every morning, although the office will continue opening at 8:00. Students can make electronic payments any time on the web. The Calling Campaign is again in full swing. Please obtain permission from your […]

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Next steps in SAEM strategic planning: Big Meetings!

All SAEM staff should plan to attend at least one of the Big Meetings to give input on ideas that are under consideration for SAEM strategic planning. July 18, 2:00 pm, Doña Ana Room of Corbett Center July 24, 10:00 am, Doña Ana Room of Corbett Center Refreshments will be served at each of these events. Members of […]

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National Association of Colleges and Employers (NACE) Management Leadership Institute (R. Bensley)

June 12, 2012 Paris Hotel, Las Vegas, NV Sessions described here include: Leading and Managing During Change: Strength Theory; Transition Phases Designing Staff Development to Build Strong Teams Learning Outcomes Assessment: Strategic Value  Building Relationships with High ROIs  NACE Conference Opening Ceremony Leading and Managing During Change: Strength Theory; Transition Phases Speaker: Lisa Hinkley, Lake […]

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All SAEM staff called to contribute to plan

Each year all of us are given an opportunity, through the annual performance evaluation process, to think about how we do our jobs, what we want to change for the next year, and how we might be able to go beyond what is expected of us. Evaluations give us all a chance to have some say in […]

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2012 NASPA Conference (M. Munson-McGee)

Report from Melody Munson-McGee on talks at the NASPA conference, March 10-11 in Phoenix. Sessions described here are: Influencing the Future: How to Institute Fundraising Practices Build Student Success Knowledge Infrastructures Collaboratively Are College Students Adults? Student–Parent–Institution Friction Dan Choi, accidental gay activist, West Point graduate, former Army Lieutenant Connecting Your Strategic Plan to Your […]

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