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Community engagement is an important part of outreach to underrepresented students and that is why Vice Provost David Johnson has focused on expanding the connection to the “six Cs”: community organizations, counselors in high schools, camps, competitions, churches, and community colleges.
The Office of Enrollment Management at Indiana University Bloomington has realigned staff and resources and hired an Indianapolis-based associate director of admissions to create more effective recruitment and outreach for prospective students from underrepresented populations. Khala Granville has been appointed associate director of admissions with responsibility for diversity-oriented student recruitment and outreach in Indianapolis and the surrounding areas.
Today’s Students, Tomorrow’s Leaders. OEM 2013 Overview The Office of Enrollment Management (OEM) is pleased to announce that our 2013 Overview is now available online. You will note that the new Web version supports our transition from paper documents to online communications.
Thieme, the current director of freshman admissions at DePaul University in Chicago, will begin her new role Nov. 25. As the executive director, Thieme will have responsibility for the leadership and advancement of strategy, policy and operations for all domestic undergraduate admissions and recruiting. Thieme has a strong allegiance and familiarity with IU, having earned her B.A. in sociology at IU, as well as an M.S. in higher education and student affairs administration. While completing her master's, she worked in admissions, with orientation, and residential programs.
This year's first-year students at Indiana University Bloomington are the most academically accomplished on record, setting new marks for average SAT scores, grade-point average, class rank and other factors. They also are one of the biggest and most diverse classes ever to enroll at the Bloomington campus.