Purposeful People.
Courageous Community.
Hopeful Humanity.
Under the leadership of President Elizabeth L. Paul, Ph.D.,

Capital University has undergone intense introspection, community listening and bold imagining to articulate its compelling mission, visions and values, and declare its future in contemporary terms. Inspired by striking alignment across societal, community and university interests, we have emerged with a renewed sense of urgency to carry out our mission and vision of a brighter world with Purposeful People, Courageous Community and Hopeful Humanity. The resulting strategic framework and supporting master plan will guide our innovation, motivation and investment in the near and long term.

Mission
Transforming lives for a brighter world.
Vision
Purposeful People.
Courageous Community.
Hopeful Humanity.

Silent No More

Religion and Psychology Senior Luchauna Smith Finds Her Voice Surveying the Silenced

By Nichole Johnson

Luchauna Smith was in the third grade lining up for recess the first time someone made her feel bad about being different. "Why is your nose so big?" the boy asked. With the instincts of a shy, self-conscious child, she shrunk inside herself and silently bought his premise. "Why is my nose so big?" she asked herself in front of the mirror that night. "And why are my... Read more