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Northeastern Wisconsin's Growth Agenda

University of Wisconsin-Green Bay Chancellor Bruce Shepard presented "Northeastern Wisconsin's Growth Agenda"
to the UW System Board of Regents Business, Finance, and Audit Committee on Thursday, April 6.
The board held its April 2006 meetings on the UW-Green Bay campus.


 

Introduction

Northeastern Wisconsin's Growth Agenda

What the Growth Agenda Means for UWGB

What is driving the Agenda?

The Growth Agenda...Why Now?

UW-Green Bay Today

It's About Our Region's Future

A Region in Economic Transition

Northeastern Wisconsin: A Rising Economic Star for Wisconsin

Region in Demographic Transition

Diversity Plan 2008
Phuture Phoenix


Looking Even Deeper: Who succeeds at UWGB?

UWGB...A University in Demand

Connecting Learning to Life..."A Unique Education"

What is Happening at UWGB?

How will UWGB Grow?

Partnerships:
Public Higher Education,
Private Higher Education,
K-12, Private Sector


Why Talk Growth Now?


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UW-Green Bay today.
      Using the traditional way of counting, our fall term tax-supported enrollment is 5,400. I should note, though: Add in those who are not tax supported and who join during other terms of the year and our annual unduplicated headcount is 7,300.

Looking internally identifies strengths and weaknesses:
• Among current challenges, our enrollment of students of color, while increasing every year, is way too small and our graduate program enrollments are also the smallest, proportionately, among the UW campuses.
• On the positive side, our students come from our area, stay here when they graduate, and, the statistic of which I am most proud: 50% of our students come from families where neither mother nor father have graduated from college.

Keep these assets in mind as we turn, in a minute, to the challenges our region faces.
 
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