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Values/Value Systems & Comparative Advantage

February 21st, 2012 by

The values of the individuals who teach, learn and work at the University of New Mexico must shape our institutional values and provide a frame of reference for making decisions. The values should contribute to the general atmosphere of the University and then guide us in making decisions about our primary mission of teaching, pursuit of knowledge, and public service. In order to come to some...


Q1: What do our faculty, students, and staff believe is our primary mission?

February 21st, 2012 by

13 Responses

Q2: What does it mean to New Mexicans for UNM to be the flagship university?

February 21st, 2012 by

2 Responses

Q3: Given our demographic make-up, what is our role in setting the stage for education of the “emerging majority?”

February 21st, 2012 by

5 Responses

Q4: What values should help us decide the proper balance between competition and cooperation within other higher education institutions in New Mexico?

February 21st, 2012 by

4 Responses