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College Mission Statements

On the Importance of Mission (or, "A Gay Jew in Jesuit Clothing")

Ken Schneck, PhD | Posted 10.13.2012 | College
Ken Schneck, PhD

Immediately flashing back to the beaming faces of my parents at my Bar Mitzvah and the beaming face of my patron drag queen (Tammy Faye WhyNot!) when I came out of the closet, I was reasonably convinced my colleague was citing someone else's solid Jesuit pedigree.

Do Mission Statements Matter?

Inside Higher Ed | Posted 08.20.2011 | College

University of Rochester Provost Ralph W. Kuncl wanted something else in 2009 when he began the process of creating the first universitywide mission st...