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Destination 2027 Rollout Week
September 12 @ 8:00 am - September 16 @ 4:30 pm
The Millsaps College community is excited to embark on its new strategic plan, Destination 2027: Lighting the Path. Approved by the Millsaps Board of Trustees in April, Destination 2027 will be implemented over the next five years by focusing on the following five key strategic goals:
- Academic Excellence
- Student Experience
- Diversity, Equity and Inclusion
- Community Engagement
- Financial Strength and Endowment
From September 12 through September 16, the Millsaps community, including students, faculty and staff, will learn about each of the strategic goals and the committees hard at work on their implementation. The college will also celebrate the rollout of the new strategic plan with activities for everyone!
Tuesday, September 13: Join your friends for a back-to-class bash from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. on the Plaza (or the Leggett if it’s raining.) Enjoy music by DJ Hall, games by the Kappa Sigma Fraternity and delish Kona Ice as we celebrate the Millsaps student experience. The event is hosted by the Office of the Chaplain and Campus Religious Life.
Thursday, September 15: What’s the best way to get strong? Protein! Join your student, faculty and staff friends for a free POWER BOWL BREAKFAST in the Caf! Come make-your-own customized breakfast bowl with various proteins and toppings to power you through Thursday. Caf hours are 7:00 a.m. through 10:30 a.m.
Friday, September 16: Students, as part of Career Week, come to the Leggett tonight at 5:00 p.m. for a community social with Millsaps alumni, followed by a pep rally and silent disco on the Plaza at 6:00 p.m.! Faculty and staff, Rob Pearigen hosts a faculty/staff town hall this afternoon at 2:30 p.m. in the Recital Hall, immediately followed by a reception in the Campbell Conference Center (formerly Kava House).