ERIC Number: EJ582054
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1998
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Outreach in Foreign-Area Studies Centers.
Merkx, Gilbert W.
Journal of Public Service & Outreach, v3 n3 p10-19 Fall 1998
Outlines origins and outreach efforts of the federal National Resource Centers (NRCs) for Foreign Language and Area Studies, and describes the University of New Mexico's Latin American Institute. Activities include outreach to elementary/secondary schools, outreach with federal/state/local agencies, information services to business/government/educational institutions, corporate outreach in science/technology education, and support for Latin American studies at the national level. (MSE)
Descriptors: Agency Role, Area Studies, College Programs, College Second Language Programs, Elementary Secondary Education, Federal Legislation, Federal Programs, Government School Relationship, Graduate Study, Higher Education, Information Services, Outreach Programs, Program Descriptions, Public Service, Resource Centers, School Business Relationship, Undergraduate Study
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive
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