BUILD 2010 Plan unanimously approved by BU Board of Governors

June 25, 2010

BRANDON, MB – The Brandon University Board of Governors unanimously approved the BUILD 2010 strategic plan at their meeting June 24, 2010. The plan is set to direct BU for the next five years.

  “I am very pleased with the unanimous approval of this plan. It speaks well to our ability to continue to move forward and be successful in implementation.” says Dr. Deborah Poff, President and Vice-Chancellor.

  The BUILD 2010 strategic plan – standing for Brandon University: Innovation, Leadership & Development – was previously, endorsed and recommended to the Board of Governors by the BU Senate – also unanimously.

  The plan’s main tasks and goals for the future focus on students, quality teaching, research excellence, communication, community presence and campus infrastructure.

  BUILD 2010 was a comprehensive initiative that included four different planning committees and 55 different individuals from faculty, staff, students, members of the Board of Governors, Foundation and Alumni Association. The plan also included outreach and consultations to the broader Brandon and Westman community.

  The plan can be viewed at www.brandonu.ca/build2010. A finalized version of the report will be available in August 2010.

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