ERIC Number: ED024395
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1968
Reference Count: 0
Planning Community Junior College Facilities: A Look into the Twenty-First Century; Proceedings of a Conference (Michigan State University, November 1967).
Parker, Floyd G., Ed.; Smith, Max S., Ed.
Conferees heard 16 papers dealing with the improvement of the planning process for community junior college facilities. The conference was organized around the theme: "A Look into the Twenty-First Century", and all contributors were concerned with planning facilities able to absorb the dynamic expansion and growth projected for the nation's community colleges. Topics included site selection, implication of educational innovation for facility planning, community involvement in the planning process, form generators in college design, remodeling vs. new building, vocational-technical facilities design, systems concepts in planning, and environmental planning. Several papers included progress reports on community colleges currently in the planning stage to illustrate some of the contemporary concepts in facility planning. (MC)
Descriptors: Campus Planning, College Planning, Educational Facilities, Educational Planning, Facilities, Facility Improvement, Master Plans, Site Selection, Systems Concepts, Technical Institutes, Two Year Colleges
Continuing Education Service, Michigan State University, East Lansing, Michigan 48823 ($2.50).
Publication Type: N/A
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Michigan State Univ., East Lansing. Coll. of Education.; Council of Educational Facility Planners, Columbus, OH.