ERIC Number: ED189989
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1980
Reference Count: 0
Church and College: A Vital Partnership. Volume 1: Affirmation--A shared Commitment for Creative Renewal.
National Congress on Church-Related Colleges and Universities, Sherman, TX.; Austin Coll., Sherman, TX. Center for Program and Institutional Renewal.
During the two-year period 1979-80, the National Congress on Church-Related Colleges and Universities operated as a cooperative effort of 23 denominations to examine the issues facing their institutions of higher education. The significant papers and a record of events appear in this and three other volumes. In this volume the contents include: Introduction: The Framework and Program of the National Congress on Church-Related Colleges and Universities; Message from the President of the United States; The Church and the College in the Context of the Private Sector (Landrum R. Bolling); Ecumenicity and Diversity: The Basis of Our Unity (Faith Burgess); Affirmations for Renewal; Action Plans for Renewal; Inventory for Renewal: Questions for a Church-Related College and a College-Related Church (Merle Allshouse); summaries of five topical meetings in Washington (denominational action plans, legal services, societal issues, college experiences in renewal, and public policy involvement); messages from two members of the Board of Directors (Shirley Jones, Ralph Tanner); and concluding address (Shirley M. Hufstedler). Appended is a list of contributors to the National Congress, including sources of financial support. (Author/MSE)
Publication Type: Collected Works - Proceedings; Opinion Papers
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: National Congress on Church-Related Colleges and Universities, Sherman, TX.; Austin Coll., Sherman, TX. Center for Program and Institutional Renewal.
Note: For related documents see HE 012 939-941.