Provide a World-Class Education and Innovative Learning Experiences

We will provide innovative personalized learning experiences for both undergraduate and graduate students. We will support these efforts financially to ensure access for all.

  • Maintain opportunities for students to learn in small classes even as the student body grows
  • Expand the Gateway program and increase connections to alumni, campus partners, and external organizations to enhance experiential learning and career readiness
  • Support undergraduate research opportunities in faculty research
  • Support undergraduate engagement in international opportunities
  • Provide resources for graduate study competitive with top schools
  • Support teaching-track faculty with competitive salaries and resources and clear paths to promotion
  • Offer cutting-edge training in computational social sciences while maintaining excellence in other research methods


  1. Student exit surveys
  2. Participation in research and experiential learning
  3. Number of students involved in Gateway programs
  4. Alumni success
  5. Graduate student placements
  6. Survey of NTT faculty