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The  planning committee solicited input and suggestions from faculty, staff, students, and community members during the development of the Strategic Framework through Town Hall meetings and online communications. This participation was vital to the development of a plan that represents the range of perspectives across the U of I System.

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Town Hall Meetings

Members of the University of Illinois community were invited to attend two rounds of town hall meetings to comment on the Strategic Framework process and resulting draft.


March 2, Springfield
Recording of the UIS town hall

March 8, Chicago

March 10, Rockford

Recording of the Rockford town hall

March 14, Urbana
Recording of the Urbana town hall


Earlier events

November 9, Springfield
Video of UIS town hall

November 18, Urbana
Video of the Urbana town hall

November 30, Chicago

December 21, Peoria
Video of the Peoria town hall