ERIC Number: EJ524860
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1996
Reference Count: 0
In Good Company: A Ten-Year Odyssey in Pursuit of Civic Purpose.
Ottenritter, Nan; Parsons, Michael H.
New Directions for Community Colleges, n93 p61-70 Spr 1996
Describes the 10-year process in which Hagerstown Junior College (HJC) (Maryland) underwent a transition from a passive institution to a proactive agent for community renewal. Indicates that HJC redefined its civic purpose and executed its agenda through community-based programming and the facilitation of community problem solving. Includes 15 citations. (MAB)
Descriptors: Change Strategies, College Role, Community Colleges, Community Cooperation, Community Programs, Community Services, Institutional Mission, Organizational Development, School Community Relationship, Two Year Colleges
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