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Bender, Louis W. – Community College Review, 1975
Many colleges are using commercial advertising techniques as an aid to recruitment. Federal Trade Commission safeguards against false or misleading advertising currently apply to proprietary schools, and may soon be applied to private non-profit and public schools as well. Administrators should apprise themselves of FTC standards. (NHM)
Descriptors: Advertising, College Admission, College Students, Legal Responsibility
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Bender, Louis W. – Community College Review, 1989
Describes a national survey of library development and fund-raising practices in community colleges. While 55 percent of the responding colleges had no library development programs, several libraries carried out their own fund-raising, and college foundations raised funds on behalf of the library at other schools. Describes several library…
Descriptors: College Libraries, Community Colleges, Fund Raising, Library Administration
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Bender, Louis W.; Henry, Thomas A. – Community College Review, 1987
Describes a survey of public two-year colleges with collective bargaining to determine the sources of information used by administrative negotiators to prepare for bargaining, the extent to which computers were being used by bargaining teams, and the existence of statewide organizations of community college negotiators. (DMM)
Descriptors: Collective Bargaining, Community Colleges, Computer Uses in Education, Information Needs
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Bender, Louis W. – Community College Review, 1985
Reviews efforts to clarify the associate degree's position within the educational credential hierarchy. Describes a Florida State University attempt to increase the associate degree's visibility through a new career entry status between worker and professional. Suggests ways educational leaders can promote the associate degree's credibility and…
Descriptors: Associate Degrees, Community Colleges, Educational Attitudes, Employment Patterns
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Bender, Louis W. – Community College Review, 1986
Looks at the ways in which the deregulation of business and industry may affect community colleges in the years ahead, using the banking industry as an illustration. Argues that the deregulation of higher education requires that community college leadership programs examine past assumptions and develop new strategies. (LAL)
Descriptors: Banking, College Planning, Community Colleges, Educational Change
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Bender, Louis W. – Community College Review, 1973
This paper argues for community colleges to adopt some of the thinking and methods of competitive capitalism. (Author)
Descriptors: Administrator Responsibility, Community Colleges, Cost Effectiveness, Educational Development
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Bender, Louis W.; Breuder, Robert L. – Community College Review, 1973
A survey of community colleges found that few support services were available for part-time faculty and appropriate plans for selecting, orienting, training, servicing, and supervising them had to be made. (Author/RK)
Descriptors: Community Colleges, Decentralization, Educational Development, Flexible Scheduling
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Bender, Louis W. – Community College Review, 1991
Describes a 1990 study of accredited degree-granting private for-profit institutions, including 48 baccalaureate-granting and 231 associate-degree-granting proprietary schools, regarding enrollments, programs, degrees awarded, accreditation, and plans among 2-year schools for granting baccalaureates. Reviews state studies of transfer among…
Descriptors: Associate Degrees, Attendance Patterns, College Transfer Students, Community Colleges
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Bender, Louis W. – Community College Review, 1977
The traditional campus-oriented institution, the "without walls" college, and the "contract" community college are described, followed by case studies, and discussion of advantages and disadvantages, authorization and accreditation, and contract provisions for the "contract" college. (RT)
Descriptors: Case Studies, Community Colleges, Contracts, Delivery Systems
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Bender, Louis W.; Breuder, Robert L. – Community College Review, 1977
Increasing governmental regulations, with their associated paperwork, are undermining the effectiveness and efficiency of community college operations. Community colleges must document the paperwork problem and must devise a practical approach to impress upon decision-makers the need for reform. (DC)
Descriptors: Administrative Problems, Community Colleges, Federal Regulation, Government School Relationship