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ERIC Number: EJ1092916
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2015
Pages: 26
Abstractor: As Provided
ISSN: ISSN-1047-8485
Community Chairs as a Catalyst for Campus Collaborations in STEM
Grandgenett, Neal; Edick, Nancy; Boocker, Dave; Ali, Hesham; Hodge, Angie; Dorn, Brian; Cutucache, Christine
Metropolitan Universities, v26 n1 p71-96 2015
Strong collaborative partnerships are critical to the ongoing success of any urban or metropolitan university in its efforts to build the science, technology, engineering, and mathematics (STEM) career pathways so critical to our nation. At the University of Nebraska at Omaha, we have established a faculty leadership structure of "community chairs" that work across colleges to support campus priorities. This paper describes UNO's STEM community chair model, including selected initiatives, impacts, and challenges to date.
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Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: Higher Education; Postsecondary Education
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Language: English
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Identifiers - Location: Nebraska
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