ERIC Number: ED440563
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1995-Dec
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University-Community Partnerships: Current Practices.
Department of Housing and Urban Development, Washington, DC. Office of University Partnerships.; Department of Housing and Urban Development, Washington, DC. Office of Policy Development and Research.
This publication highlights the work of institutions of higher education and their surrounding communities throughout the United States which, are responding to the responsibilities and possibilities of their educational and social missions by mobilizing their resources in ways that benefit their surrounding communities as well as themselves, creating partnerships that take advantage of their collective resources. In this listing of schools and programs, the institutions are grouped according to the following categories: service learning; service provision; faculty involvement; student volunteerism; community in the classroom; applied research; and major institutional change. For each listing, the name of the institution, the program, and the president are presented, followed by a brief description of the program. Two indexes by institution name and by contact information are included. (SM)
Descriptors: Adult Education, Community Services, Educational Research, Higher Education, Outreach Programs, Partnerships in Education, School Community Programs, School Community Relationship, Service Learning, Student Participation, Student Volunteers, Teacher Participation
HUD USER, P.O. Box 6091, Rockville, MD 20849-6091 (order no. ACCN-HUD6930, $5). Tel: 800-245-2691 (Toll Free).
Publication Type: Reference Materials - Directories/Catalogs
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Department of Housing and Urban Development, Washington, DC. Office of University Partnerships.; Department of Housing and Urban Development, Washington, DC. Office of Policy Development and Research.
Note: For volume III, see HE 032 778.