VCU's REAL intiative continue to progress towards its fall 2019 soft launch goals thanks to a universitywide town hall held on Feb. 28.
At the interactive event, faculty, staff and students all responded to the work done on REAL to date. Town hall attendees provided feedback in three distinct ways: by posting comments directly on infographics at the event, in small group breakout sessions with a REAL task force faciliator, and via a follow-up survey sent out after the event
A number of common themes popped up repeatedly among our town hall groups. Broadly, key focus areas included:
If you'd like to see the comments we heard at the town hall in more detail, please read our full REAL town hall notes. (Special thanks to the amazing Joseph Maltby for compiling these!)
Among the next steps the REAL task force will be taking as a result of the town hall and other VCU community feedback include:
As you can see, your input is directly helping shape REAL, So please, continue to give us your feedback by emailing firstname.lastname@example.org, or by setting up an appointment with Erin Webster Garrett via her YouCanBook.me account.