VI. Maintain a Distinctive and Cohesive Marist Community at Campus Sites, Online,
Ensure that the ideals, heritage, and history of the Marist Brothers remain an integral part of
the College's programs and activities.
Further develop the orientation process for all entering students.
Enhance and standardize the orientation process for all new full-time and part-time faculty
and staff, including a component on the distinctive characteristics of the Marist educational
Create more collaborative spaces and promote collaborative work among students, faculty,
Provide more community service and service learning opportunities for students, faculty, and
Strengthen relationships with local town, city, and county officials and with neighboring residents
to provide personal growth and learning opportunities for students.
Develop and implement tailored communications and engagement strategies to ensure a lifelong
connection between the College and all students, alumni, parents, friends, and current and former employees.
Develop a set of operating principles to ensure that students in online programs feel strongly
connected to the Marist community.
Further strengthen our connection to the Florence branch campus and other sites.