Register now for the Seed Sprint Report Out & Think Big Update

We're nearing the homestretch in this grand inquiry to discover who we are as an institution and where we want to go in the future. We hope that you will join us on Friday, May 3, as we hear from our Seed Sprint teams and begin to uncover our foundations as a university. Details are below.

In addition, please see the list below for scheduled events during the upcoming week. For complete descriptions, visit

Think Big: Upcoming Events

Book Discussion: Between the World and Me by Ta-Nehisi Coates 
When: Monday, April 22, 1:15–2:15 p.m.
Where: Thwing Center, Cleveland Room

Support of Interdisciplinary Activities: What We've Learned from the Alliances & Institutes 
When: Tuesday, April 23, 1:30–2:30 p.m.
Where: Thwing Center, Meeting Room 224 (formerly Meeting Room A)

Campus as a Living Lab Open Discussion 
When: Thursday, April 25, noon-1 p.m.
Where: Glennan 408

Think Big Community Hour: An Update and Discussion on Human Capital Development 
The Office of the Provost and Academic Impressions (an organization that helps colleges and universities tackle the issues that directly impact their overall health and ability to compete) will share models that universities around the globe use to develop leadership and human capital. There also will be an update on the Think Big initiative to date. 
When: Friday, April 26, 1–2 p.m.
Where: Tinkham Veale University Center, Gaming Room

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Seed Sprint Report Out & Think Big Update
The Office of the Provost will host the final “report out” from the selected Seed Sprint teams as well as provide an update on the status of the plan and the steps remaining as we look to finish the plan by June 1. Teams will share the outcomes, challenges, revelations and next steps of their projects. Provost Vinson also will share themes learned and possible directions forward. We hope to see you there! Registration through CampusGroups is free but required. Light breakfast will be served! 
When: Friday, May 3, 9 a.m.–noon
Where: Thwing Center, Excelsior Ballroom