The Charles Wright commitment to you, the student, is to:

  1. Stimulate your intellectual curiosity and develop your critical thinking, preparing you for success in college and for learning throughout life;
  2. Open your eyes to the world so that you grow to be a responsible, generous, and compassionate global citizen;
  3. Nurture in you the values of hard work, accountability, resilience, perseverance, and self-management;
  4. Encourage you to discover your talents so that art, music, and creative expression become a part of who you are;
  5. Motivate you to be your competitive best while developing teamwork, leadership, and healthy habits for a lifetime of fitness;
  6. Teach you the value of integrity so that it guides you in your relationships with others and yourself;
  7. Develop in you a discerning and generous respect for others’ work and the gracious acceptance of others’ assessments of your own;
  8. Provide you opportunities to discover the beauty and wonder of nature;
  9. Inspire you to build strong interpersonal relationships that adapt and grow stronger as you experience life’s difficulties;
  10. Laugh with you often and encourage you to use humor to make learning and life joyous; and
  11. Deepen your awareness of spirituality as you pursue your life’s meaning, purpose, and direction.