Delivering a Unicorn: 2 Paths to Real Organizational Change

Wednesday, October 16 | 5:00PM–5:45PM CT | W184d, Level 1
Session Type: Breakout Session
Delivery Format: Interactive Presentation
Join a discussion on how two institutions challenged institutional norms with an array of change management techniques that led to successful outcomes. Learn about and discuss strategies for developing the skills and competencies needed to deliver change in today's rapid-paced environment, while keeping everyone excited, engaged, and happy about it.

Outcomes: Identify opportunities for establishing diverse work groups to better deliver change in your organization * Discuss the challenges of managing change and techniques for maintaining engagement and momentum * Understand lessons learned in organizational change management practices at 2 similar institutions

This session was recorded as part of the EDUCAUSE Annual Conference 2019 and can be accessed by full conference attendees and those who register separately for access. Click here for more information.


  • Eleanor Hart

    Associate Director of Academic Technology and Inclusive Design, Portland State University
  • Beth Schaefer

    COO/DCIO, University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee
  • Jerrod Thomas

    Senior Director - Academic and Technology Services, Portland State University

Resources & Downloads

  • Transcript

    189 KB, pdf - Updated on 1/22/2024
  • Recording

    Updated on 1/22/2024
  • Educause 2019 Powerpoint Delivering a Unicorn

    Updated on 12/11/2019