I recently had an opportunity to share our experience in becoming a more data-driven culture in Education Technology Insights Magazine. The article focuses on our current challenge to becoming a university that leverages data for analysis and decision-making. We are certainly not alone in this experience; most universities across the country are facing the same challenge. How do we re-shape our infrastructure, processes and culture to adapt to this new world of data availability?
You can read the article here. You can also stay informed on the data-related projects we’re heading up, namely the Administrative Systems Replacement Roadmap Program, by visiting the program page here. Washington University is doing incredible work in positioning our community to make more informed decisions using data and WashU IT is leading that effort!