ERIC Number: EJ620016
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2000
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Wisconsin Ideas: The Continuing Role of the University in the State and Beyond.
Witte, John F.
New Directions for Higher Education, n112 p7-16 Win 2000
Explores the history and evolution of the "Wisconsin idea," a commitment by this university to provide direct benefits to its commonwealth. Discusses the idea's origins from 1874 to 1914, "going national" from 1914 to 1956, the post-World War II transition, and current, varied linkages with state agencies, private companies, nonprofit organizations, and the international community. (EV)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive
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