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ERIC Number: EJ878199
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2006
Pages: 18
Abstractor: As Provided
Reference Count: N/A
ISSN: ISSN-1047-8485
Envisioning a Public Research Agenda in Los Angeles
Vogelgesang, Lori J.; Gilliam, Franklin D., Jr.; O'Byrne, Kathy; Leal-Sotelo, Margaret
Metropolitan Universities, v17 n3 p56-73 2006
The University of California, Los Angeles is an institution founded on a public mission and positioned as a world-renowned research university. This article describes the successes, challenges and future directions of a concerted institutional effort to engage with the broader Los Angeles community to address pressing social issues and needs. The notion of "engaged scholarship" is at the core of the UCLA initiative.
Indiana University-Purdue University Indianapolis (IUPUI), 815 West Michigan Street UC 3140E, Indianapolis, IN 46202-5164. Tel: 317-274-5036; e-mail:; Web site:
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: Higher Education
Audience: N/A
Language: English
Sponsor: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A
Identifiers - Location: California