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OE Weekly Update – 8/23/19

August 29, 2019

Good afternoon – Hope you’re enjoying the last weeks of August. Below are a few items I’d like to highlight this week: On August 19th, the University Gazette published two articles about our work. The first article, “Early successes help … Continued

News: University Gazette Article (August 19, 2019)

August 22, 2019

The Adams School of Dentistry, rated the No. 3 dental school in the world, has embarked on an aspirational journey to “move beyond excellence” and transform the school into the global model for oral health.

Weekly Update: August 2, 2019

August 2, 2019

Good afternoon – This week the Early Impact, Travel & Expense, HR and Research Teams continue to make progress on the items we reported last week. While these projects all focus on different aspects of operations, they were all developed using the same structured, collaborative and … Continued

Weekly Update: June 7, 2019

June 10, 2019

Good afternoon! This has been a busy week in Operational Excellence. The Steering Committee met yesterday and we had a robust discussion centered around research administration. Thank you for those of you that participated – your input is invaluable. Below … Continued

Weekly Update: April 18, 2019

April 18, 2019

Hi everyone, Even though it’s a short week, it’s been a busy one for the Operational Excellence team. Here are a few updates: Provost Bob Blouin visited with faculty and staff from School of Government to share an overview of … Continued

Weekly Update: March 8, 2019

March 8, 2019

The Carolina Excellence team continues to build positive momentum and expand our work in transforming the University’s administrative operations. This week we kicked off two new initiatives: improving the research project lifecycle process and clarifying roles and responsibilities across Human Resources, Finance … Continued

Weekly Update: March 1, 2019

March 1, 2019

Hi everyone, The Carolina Excellence team continues to feel the positive momentum across the campus as we roll out new tools and processes. Be sure to read The University Gazette’s story, The Next Pursuit of Excellence, to learn more about … Continued

Weekly Update: Feb. 22, 2019

February 22, 2019

The Carolina Excellence team celebrated a milestone week, kicking off new tools and processes across campus. It was exciting to see so much enthusiasm for these new resources and the opportunities we have to transform our administrative operations. More than … Continued