ERIC Number: ED348079
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1990
Reference Count: N/A
VCCA Journal: Journal of the Virginia Community Colleges Association, 1990.
Hurst, Darrell, Ed.; Jobin, Robert, Ed.
VCCA Journal, v5 n1 Sum 1990
Volume 5 of the "VCCA Journal" contains the following articles: (1) "Outcomes Assessment Weather Forecast: A Cold Wind Blowing from the North," by David C. Hanson; (2) "The National Endowment for the Humanities Grant at Piedmont Virginia Community College," by Evelyn Edson, Jane Kingston, William Owen, and Samuel Westbrook; (3) "Spring Break in Toronto: Exposing Students to a Global Society," by Quintin S. Doromol, Jr. and Cindy N. Miller; (4) "Toward Shared Values in the Community College Humanities Curriculum," by Samuel B. Olorounto; (5) "Perspectives on Part-Time Teaching in Community Colleges: Pressures, Politics, and Prospects," by Larry Roderer and Betty Weissbecker; (6) "How the Need To Give an International/Intercultural Focus Affects the Curriculum," by Nancy Sandberg and Rita Krasnow; (7) "Putting Vision into Reality: A Model for Employee Participation and Empowerment," by Tom Wilkinson, Peggy Atkins, Bridget Franklin, and Carol Smith; (8) "Support Staff Development: A Critical Link in Student Retention," by Sharon Fisher, Tamyra Kennedy, Barbara Fuller, Linda Moore, Michael Rush, and Debbie Seymore; (9) "Focus on Computer Communications: Toward Better Communication," by Richard J. Medell; and (10) "Harrington's Corner: Some of My Best Friends Are Called 'Adjunct,'" by Dick Harrington. Six poems are also provided in this issue. (JMC)
Descriptors: Adjunct Faculty, College Outcomes Assessment, College Planning, College Programs, Community Colleges, Cultural Awareness, Grants, Humanities Instruction, Learning Modules, Learning Resources Centers, Models, Multicultural Education, Part Time Faculty, Poetry, Politics of Education, Program Descriptions, School Holding Power, Staff Development, Two Year Colleges
VCCA Journal, Blue Ridge Community College, Box 80, Weyers Cave, VA 24486 ($6 per year individuals; $8 per year institutions; $4 single issue).
Publication Type: Collected Works - Serials
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Virginia Community Colleges Association.
Note: Journal frequency stated as "twice a year", but only one issue published in 1990.