Vision Mission and Values


To transform education in a rapidly changing world by ambitiously creating scholarship with consequence and connecting brilliant minds equipped to explore and lead new frontiers of human progress.


The development of human beings and society as a whole through the cultivation and enrichment of the human mind, body, and spirit. The principal means by which our mission is accomplished are by making education accessible and affordable and through teaching, creating new knowledge, artistic creation, professional practice and selected forms of public practice.


  • Search for the Truth
  • Service to Community
  • Free Inquiry
  • Respect
  • Diversity
  • Flexibility
  • Integrity
  • Creativity
  • Entrepreneurism
  • Teamwork

These values define our community, sustain a sense of cohesiveness, and connect us to our past and to our future.