“We must continually strive to push ourselves in new ways that challenge our thinking and past practices.”

~ OSU Strategic Plan 3.0


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Leaning Forward at OSU

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Leaning Forward is a long-term Oregon State University process improvement initiative that brings together stakeholders from across multiple units to collaboratively develop improved processes which result in positive resolutions for users, as well as greater efficiency and effectiveness for the University. The initiative is sponsored by Ron Adams, Interim Vice President for Administration; Mike Green, Vice President for Finance; and Linda Powell, Director of OSU Shared Services-Business Centers.