This initiative is building the new talent engine for the region in data, media and technology. This new center will formally launch in September 2019 with three foci:
· Talent Development: K-12 pipeline, career readiness, professional training, and symposia.
· Academic Integration: Interlinking degree programs with experiential learning.
· Regional and Global Engagement: Bringing real word research, development, and creative work into the classroom and to student-faculty teams.
These foci are designed to amplify the impact of NKU's new strategic framework, Success By Design, with its pillars of access, completion, and career and community engagement.
With its broader scope and new foci, the Informatics+ initiative will
supersede the former Center for Applied Informatics and become its even bolder