ERIC Number: EJ589779
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1999
Reference Count: 0
Engagement and the Twenty-First Century University.
McGrath, C. Peter
Journal of Public Service & Outreach, v4 n1 p3-7 Spr 1999
Argues for redefining the mission of the 21st-century university in order to focus on one overriding objective serving the public. Effective, expanding engagement with communities provides expertise and service to communities in ways in which universities are co-equal partners with other organizations and interests; it also provides rich opportunities for students to learn and faculty to teach. (MSE)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Opinion Papers
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A
Note: Theme issue: "Transitions into the Twenty-First Century."