ERIC Number: ED025692
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1966
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The Urban University and the Urban Community.
Boston Univ., MA. Metrocenter.
A series of six seminars conducted by Boston University Metrocenter from March 9 to May 31, 1966 covered the following topics; "The Urban University and Its Environment, "Education for Metropolitan Living,""The Urban University and Community Action,""Problems of Town and Gown,""The Urban University and the Arts," and "University and City: A Look to the Future." The first report deals with issues in university-city relations with some emphasis on the city in transition; the second concentrates on the urban frontier of university education for adults with attention to the shaping of the future of the metropolitan area through continuing education; the third focuses on the role of the Federal government, the university, and the community in controling delinquency and assisting in community development; the fourth deals with the commitment of the university to community relations, particularly involving parking problems; the fifth directs attention to the role of the urban university in the Arts; while the sixth attempts to examine the future role of Boston University and the general urban challenge and its accompanying opportunity for the urban university. (nl)
Descriptors: Adult Education, Community Development, Community Relations, Delinquency, Extension Education, Federal Programs, Fine Arts, Metropolitan Areas, Parking Facilities, Role Perception, Urban Universities
Boston University Metrocenter, 755 Commonwealth Ave., Boston, Mass. 02215 ($4.00)
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Authoring Institution: Boston Univ., MA. Metrocenter.