ERIC Number: ED311744
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1988
Reference Count: N/A
Challenges for Continuing Higher Education Leadership: Economic Development in a Multicultural Society.
National Univ. Continuing Education Association, Washington, DC.
Presentations made at a 1987 forum on continuing higher education leadership sponsored by the National University Continuing Education Association include: "Shifting Demographics: Implications for the Community and Higher Education" (David Hayes-Bautista); "Minority Issues: Central Theme or Footnote" (Sarah Melendez); "Minorities and One's College Experience" (Dorothy Ann Kelly); "Quality of and Equality for Our Work Force" (Laura D'Andrea Tyson); "Discrimination and Competitive Success" (Robert Singleton); "Services Cannot Make America Rich" (Brendan Keegan); "State Goals and Initiatives: Ensuring a Better Future for All Citizens" (Teresa Hughes); "Fundamental Questions Remain" (Dolores Cross); "Provincial Pursuits" (Dennis Cabral); "Shouldering the Social Obligation" (James Mingle); "What Is an American?" (Paul Miller); and "To Define Leadership" (Milton Stern). Model intercultural programs at the University of Massachusetts-Amherst, the University of South Carolina, University of California-Los Angeles, Ohio State University, Weber State College, University of Arizona, San Francisco State University, and Brigham Young University are briefly described. (MSE)
Descriptors: Competition, Continuing Education, Cultural Pluralism, Demography, Economic Development, Government Role, Higher Education, Labor Force Development, Labor Market, Leadership, Minority Groups, Program Design, Social Change, Social Discrimination, State Government
National University Continuing Education Association, One Dupont Circle, Washington, DC 20036.
Publication Type: Opinion Papers; Collected Works - Proceedings
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: National Univ. Continuing Education Association, Washington, DC.