ERIC Number: ED463808
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 2002-Mar
Perspectives on the Community College: A Journey of Discovery.
Thomas, Noreen, Ed.
This monograph was designed to provide a comprehensive and enlightened view of the community college as it faces complicated new demands. It offers articles written by community college professionals, including the following: (1) "A Journey of Discovery" by Albert L. Lorenzo; (2) "Organizational Readiness: Middle Age and the Middle Way" by Cindy L. Miles; (3) "The Community College as a Learning-Centered Organization" by Cynthia D. Wilson; (4) "The Recovery of Persons" by Sanford C. Shugart; (5) "Cultural Diversity: Symbolism or Inclusion?" by Sandy Sudweeks; (6) "Professional Development for a New Age" by Rose B. Bellanca; (7) "Effecting a Successful Transition of Leadership" by Ronald L. Baker; (8) "What the Experts Say: Leadership in Times of Uncertainty" by Judith A. Maxson; (9) "The Evolving Community College: The Multiple Mission Debate" by Thomas R. Bailey; (10) "Community Colleges in the Public Policy Arena" by Katherine Boswell; (11) "Through the Looking Glass: Future Programming" by Tracy Edwards; (12) "Workforce Development in the Information Economy" by Jim Jacobs; (13) "Connecting to a Changing Community" by Arleen Arnsparger; (14) "Linking Strategic and Financial Planning" by Rufus Glasper; and (15) "A Time for the Community College: 21st Century Dynamics, Trends, and Imperatives" by Mark David Milliron. Articles include resources and references. (NB)
Publication Type: Books; Collected Works - General
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: League for Innovation in the Community Coll., Laguna Hills, CA.; Macomb County Community Coll., Warren, MI.
Note: Contributing editors are Albert L. Lorenzo and Mark David Milliron.