ERIC Number: EJ1092781
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2014
Abstractor: As Provided
Reference Count: 11
The University's Role in Advancing Race Relations: Reflections from the Community
Edwards, Timothy; Montague, David R.
Metropolitan Universities, v25 n1 p165-178 2014
This research paper involved thematic analysis of interview responses from local citizens regarding the university's role in improving race relations. The paper addressed these questions: (1) What themes emerged from participant responses regarding UALR's role in improving race relations? and (2) What themes emerged from participant responses regarding how to make the issue of race fresher? Themes from the interviews include continue current efforts, create local partnerships, reflect diversity, and sponsor educational programs.
Descriptors: College Role, Racial Relations, Interviews, School Community Relationship, Diversity (Institutional), Community Programs, Community Organizations, College Curriculum
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Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
Education Level: Higher Education; Postsecondary Education
Authoring Institution: N/A
Identifiers - Location: Arkansas