Dear Faculty and Staff: “Happily we bask in this warm September sun, which illuminates all creatures …” has been the case for Chadron State College. Henry David Thoreau’s quote is timely for CSC with the very positive evaluation from the HLC Quality Initiative Report Panel Review. The review provides a […]
Dear Faculty and Staff: Every day I see faculty and staff living the Teddy Roosevelt adage: Do what you can, with what you have, where you are. As with many years in the past, CSC relentlessly pursues learning opportunities for students. Thanks for your continued commitment to bringing out the […]
Dear Faculty and Staff: Welcome back! 2016-2017 is going to be an exciting year. Please review the information in this Update along with the attachments. If you have any questions, please check in with your dean or supervisor. Information Chadron State 2020 — http://www.csc.edu/president/2020/index.csc MAP Purpose — http://www.csc.edu/library/mapsupport/#tab2 MAP Priorities […]
Faculty and Staff: I appreciate your efforts during the 2015-16 academic year. Have a wonderful summer. Attachments AcademicAffairsEVENTS PRIOR to FIRST DAY of CLASSES2016Final.pdf Opening Day August 19, 2016Final.pdf Student AffairsServices EVENTS PRIOR to FIRST DAY of CLASSES2016Final.pdf Information MAP Priorities and Projects on Chadron State 2020 Chadron State 2020 […]
Faculty and Staff: The mix of warm sunny days followed by flower-crushing snow and hail storms gives one pause to T.S. Eliot claim in 1922: “April is the cruelest month.” Regardless of the weather in April, keep a positive attitude and enjoy the wonderful things your colleagues and students are […]
Faculty and Staff: A faculty member recommended the book Nebraska Moments. In the mid-1800s groups traversing the Oregon Trail faced different challenges, but as one Oregon Trail traveler observed, “The plain fact of the matter is we have no time for sociability.” My hope is that last month’s Faculty and […]
Faculty and Staff: February is generally a fleeting month and full of diversions (Mardi Gras, Chinese New Year, Black History Month and days commemorating presidents, St. Valentine, and a ground hog). However, there’s so much going on at the College at the moment that February merits two updates this month.
Faculty and Staff: As expressed by the poet Kathleen Norris, “There seems to be so much more winter than we need this year.” Even as another storm is upon us, the daylight is steadily becoming longer and CSC faculty and staff continue to do great work day in and day […]
Faculty and Staff: As Willa Cather writes in My Ántonia, “Winter lies too long in country towns; hangs on until it is stale and shabby, old and sullen.” So, here is my attempt to brighten your day with some lively updates.
Faculty and Staff: The best and most beautiful things in the world cannot be seen or even touched. They must be felt within the heart, as expressed by Helen Keller. May your holidays be felt within your heart.