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ERIC Number: EJ631129
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2001
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ISSN: ISSN-1099-3681
Common Cause: Investing in the Community.
Rodin, Judith
Presidency, v4 n2 p28-35 Spr 2001
Describes how the University of Pennsylvania embraced the idea that urban institutions have an obligation to help sustain their surrounding communities. Penn's investment of intellectual, financial, and social capital not only created a more vibrant West Philadelphia, but also strengthened town-gown bonds and revived a spirit of activism on campus. Includes sidebars on programs at other institutions. (EV)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive
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Language: English
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Identifiers - Location: Pennsylvania (Philadelphia)