On October 22, 2021, the Board of Trustees unanimously approved the University’s new strategic vision. The vote was an endorsement of the tremendous care, thought, and innovation that people across campus invested in crafting a shared vision for UT’s future. With approval of the University’s new strategic vision, the College of Communication and Information’s strategic planning process is began.
In May 2022, the plan was unanimously approved college-wide. The vote was an endorsement of the tremendous care, thought, and innovation that people across the college are invested in crafting a shared vision for CCI’s future.
Goal 1 – Innovative Academic Programs and Enrollment
Derrick Holland, Emily Paskewitz, Cindy Welch, Guy Harrison, and Alexis Anderson
Goal 2 – Research, Scholarship, and Creative Activity
Sifan Xu, Jenny Crowley, Wade Bishop, Erin Whiteside, and Beth Meko
Goal 3 – Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion and Faculty/Staff Recruitment
Joe Stabb, Chioma Marbrey, Vandana Singh, Amber Roessner, and Hillary Tune
Goal 4 – Collaboration, Adaptability, and Innovation
Matt Pittman, Laura Miller, Brian Dobreski, Melanie Faizer, and Amy Forrester
Goal 5 – Alumni and Community Engagement
Courtney Childers, Annette Winston, Carolyn Hank, Joy Jenkins, and Jimmy Holt