ERIC Number: ED446455
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1996-Oct
Reference Count: N/A
University-Community Partnerships: Current Practices. Volume II.
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. These institutions are responding to the responsibilities and possibilities of their educational and social missions by mobilizing their resources in ways that benefit the institutions and the communities, creating partnerships that take advantage of their collective resources. 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, the name of the institution, the program, and the president are presented, followed by a brief description of the program. An index of contact information is 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 ($5). Tel: 800-245-2691 (Toll Free). For full text: http://www.oup.org/pubs/curentp 2/toc.html.
Publication Type: Reference Materials - Directories/Catalogs; Reports - Descriptive
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.