Implementation Plan

A variety of working committees will be commissioned to assist with the implementation of these goals. Specification of annual programs, projects and other plans directed toward goal achievement will be posted on the Office for Mission & Ministry web site.

Project Management Profile

Goal Projects Currently Underway or Under Consideration
1.0
Facilitate a Focused
Commitment to Living our Mission
1.1
Mission & Ministry Planning Committee
1.2
Mission Centered Hiring Projects
1.3
Heart of the Matter Magazine
1.4
Mission and Heritage for Students
1.5
Outcomes Assessment Activities
2.0
Promote an Inclusive Vision of the Catholic Intellectual Tradition
2.1
Faculty Workshop on the
Catholic Intellectual Tradition

2.2
Lecture Series featuring elements of the Catholic Intellectual Tradion
2.3
"Occasional Papers"
2.4
Reader on Catholic Higher Education
2.5
Additional Educational Resources
3.0
Provide Initiatives that Address Villanova's Augustinian and Moral Heritage
3.1
Augustinian Heritage Month
3.2
Endowed Chair In the Thought of Augustine
3.3
Lectures and Conferences
3.4
Web Site Creation/Management
3.5
"Mission and Heritage" Publication
4.0
Provide Initiatives that Address Faith and Reason, and Catholic Social Teaching (CST)
4.1
CST Curriculum Workshop
4.2
CST lectures and workshops
4.3
Visiting Scholars in Theology and Christian Philosophy
4.4
Lectures / Conferences on Faith, Religion and Spirituality
4.5
Journal for Catholic Social Thought
5.0
Encourage Programs and Research on Contemporary Problems from a Faith Perspective
5.1
Faith Informed Faculty Research Grants
5.2
Seek External Funding for Research and Programs
5.3
Encouraging Participation in Conferences / Programs
5.4

5.5
6.0
Extend the Augustinian Mission of the University in Ways which will Assure its Contribution to the Continued Societal and Spiritual Transformation of the World
6.1
Service Learning and Social Justice Resources
6.2
Organizations (Lilly Fellows, Campus Compact, IFCU)
6.3
Seasonal Daily Reflection Series
6.4
Heart of the Matter Magazine
6.5