ERIC Number: EJ944675
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2011-Aug
Abstractor: As Provided
Reference Count: 1
Community Support and Relevance to Community: Indispensable Underpinnings for Branch Campuses
Shaw, K.; Bornhoft, S.
Metropolitan Universities, v22 n1 p13-29 Aug 2011
This case study of Florida State University (FSU) Panama City illustrates the essential importance of strong synergy among a branch campus, its main campus, and its community. The interdependence of the branch campus and its community is highlighted through discussion of the role of the campus administrator, various partnerships, and niche programs targeted to meet the specialized needs of employers in the campus's service area.
Descriptors: Multicampus Colleges, Community Support, Student Needs, Partnerships in Education, STEM Education, Deans, Administrator Role, State Universities, Fund Raising, Educational Finance, Community Involvement, Educational Change, College Administration
Indiana University-Purdue University Indianapolis (IUPUI), 815 West Michigan Street UC 3140E, Indianapolis, IN 46202-5164. Tel: 317-274-5036; e-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org; Web site: http://muj.uc.iupui.edu/index.htm
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
Education Level: Higher Education; Postsecondary Education
Authoring Institution: N/A
Identifiers - Location: Florida