Meetings

During the fall semester, the entire Swarthmore Community is invited to share feedback on the Draft Plan in this online forum, via email, and at the meetings listed below. Our collective input will shape the final draft of this plan and ultimately the important decisions that must be made about the College’s future. Listed below are the meetings that have firm dates. Many more meetings will be scheduled and they will be added to this list, as will other details, as they become finalized.

 

Office of Admissions Discussion of the Draft Strategic Plan

Wed., Sept. 7, 9:00 a.m.


Open Student Dialogues about the Draft Strategic Plan

Tues., Sept. 13, 12:00 p.m.


A Chat with Rebecca Staff Event

Fri., Sept. 16, 9:00 a.m.


Faculty Discussion of the Draft Plan

Fri., Sept. 16,  12:30 p.m.


Student Council Discussion of the Draft Plan

Sun., Sept. 18, 7 p.m.


Instructional Staff Discussion of the Draft Plan

Tues., Sept. 20, noon


Resident Assistants Discussion of the Draft Plan

Tues., Sept. 20


Student Advisory Committee to the Dean of Admissions and Financial Aid Discussion of the Draft Plan

Tues., Sept. 20, 12:30 p.m.


Academic Support Staff Discussion of the Draft Plan

Wed., Sept. 21, 9:30 a.m.


Admissions Office Staff Discussion of the Draft Plan

Wed., Sept. 21, 11:00 a.m.


Dean’s Office Staff Discussion of the Draft Plan

Thurs., Sept. 22, 9 a.m.


Academic Support Staff Discussion of the Draft Plan

Thurs., Sept. 22, 10:30 a.m.


Lunch with the Board of Managers Co-Hosted with Student Council

Sat., Sept. 24, 12:30- 2:00 p.m.


Faculty Advisory Committee to the Dean of Admissions and Financial Aid Discussion of the Draft Plan

Mon., Sept. 26


Open Student Dialogues about the Draft Strategic Plan

Mon., Sept. 26, 8:15- 9:15 p.m.


Library Staff Discussion of the Draft Plan

Tues., Sept. 27, 2 p.m.


Leadership Forum Discussion of the Draft Plan

Wed., Sept. 28, 2:30 p.m.


IC/BCC Coalition Discussion about the Draft Strategic Plan

Wed., Sept. 28, 4:30 p.m.


Facilities Staff Discussion of the Draft Plan

Wed., Sept. 28, 2:30 p.m.


Facilities Staff Discussion of the Draft Plan

Thurs., Sept. 29, 7:30 a.m., 8:30 a.m., 9:45 a.m., 2:30 p.m.


International  Students Discussion about the Draft Strategic Plan

Thurs., Sept. 29, 5:30 p.m.


Open Student Dialogues about the Draft Strategic Plan

Sun., Oct. 2, 8:00- 9:00 p.m.


An Evening with the President in Baltimore

President Rebecca Chopp will visit Baltimore, Md., to meet alumni, parents, and friends as part of her ongoing conversations with the greater College community. During this event she will engage the audience in a conversation about the College’s future and our ongoing strategic direction setting process.

Tues., Oct. 4, 6:30 p.m.


All Staff Meeting, Discussion of the Draft Plan

Thurs., Oct. 6, 9 a.m. in the Lang Concert Hall


Women’s Resource Center Discussion about the Draft Strategic Plan

Thurs., Oct. 6, 12:15 p.m.


An Evening with the President in Philadelphia

President Rebecca Chopp will meet with local alumni, parents, and friends as part of her ongoing conversations with the greater College community. During this event she will engage the audience in a conversation about the College’s future and our ongoing strategic direction setting process.

Thurs., Oct. 6, 6 p.m.


Faculty Discussion of the Draft Plan

Fri., Oct. 7


ITS Staff Discussion of the Draft Plan

Tues., Oct. 11, 9 a.m.


An Evening with the President in Chicago

President Rebecca Chopp will visit Chicago, Ill., to meet alumni, parents, and friends as part of her ongoing conversations with the greater College community. During this event she will engage the audience in a conversation about the College’s future and our ongoing strategic direction setting process.

Weds., Oct. 12, 6 p.m.


Communications Office Discussion of the Draft Plan

Mon., Oct. 17, 9 a.m.


Religious and Spiritual Groups Discussion about the Draft Strategic Plan

Tues., Oct. 18, 6:30 p.m.


Faculty Discussion of the Draft Plan

Fri., Oct. 28


An Evening with the President in Los Angeles

President Rebecca Chopp will visit Los Angeles, Calif., to meet alumni, parents, and friends as part of her ongoing conversations with the greater College community. During this event she will engage the audience in a conversation about the College’s future and our ongoing strategic direction setting process.

Tues., Nov. 1, 6 p.m.


An Evening with the President in New York City

President Rebecca Chopp will visit New York City to meet alumni, parents, and friends as part of her ongoing conversations with the greater College community. During this event she will engage the audience in a conversation about the College’s future and our ongoing strategic direction setting process.

Thurs., Nov. 10, 6 p.m.


Faculty Discussion of the Draft Plan

Fri., Nov. 11


An Evening with the President in Washington, D.C.

President Rebecca Chopp will visit the nation’s capitol to meet alumni, parents, and friends as part of her ongoing conversations with the greater College community. During this event she will engage the audience in a conversation about the College’s future and our ongoing strategic direction setting process.

Thurs., Dec. 8, 6 p.m.