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Intensive and Pitch Competition Series

Thriving Universities Intensive and Pitch Competition: Designing and Innovating to enSure underRepresented University Personnel Thrive (DISRUPT).


Our September 2021 Intensive and Pitch Competition was a success!  The University of Texas at San Antonio, Florida International University, Portland State University, and the University of Nevada, Las Vegas submitted pitch projects that

DISRUPT organizational and academic culture to ensure the recruitment, retention, and success of underrepresented/ minoritized faculty and/or staff. Click on the picture below to view the submissions.


Intensive & Pitch Competition Series

Thriving Students Intensive & Pitch Competition

 On February 24 & 25, 2022, USU held its third Advancing Racial Justice  &  Intensive and Pitch Competition,  "Improving Students' Sense of Belonging by Addressing their 21st Century Basic Needs". For this event, three USU Members (California State University - Los Angeles, the University of Toldeo, and Wayne State University pitched innovative projects which centered on the experience of the 21st-century learner and consider their holistic basic needs. To access the project pitches submitted by USU institutions, please click the links following the image below. 

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*Please click the buttons below to view the project pitches submitted for this intensive & pitch competition.

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