ERIC Number: ED440564
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1999
Reference Count: N/A
University-Community Partnerships in America: Current Practices. Volume III.
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 collective resources in ways that benefit both the institutions and the communities. In this listing of schools and programs, 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, information is provided on the name of the institution, the program, and the president, followed by a brief description of the program. Also included are an alphabetical index of institutions, an index of contact information, and a list of institutions by service categories. (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. 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 I, see HE 032 776.