The true strength of this strategic plan is found in its simplicity. It focuses on outcomes, derived from dialogue and consensus-building among our constituencies. Exactly how these benchmarks are achieved will be determined by the creative and dedicated people of Duquesne, continually considering and applying these goals to their own efforts. As with the earlier strategic plan, unforeseen opportunities will surely emerge during the life of this plan and will be pursued according to their own strategic value.
From time to time, achievements advancing our progress will be accompanied by public recognition, but most of our triumphs will take place quietly in the day-to-day work of a great university. Over time, however, the cumulative effect of our daily victories will be unmistakable.