“Neighbourhood Emplaced Centers: A Trend Within American Urban Community-University Engagement” by Lina Dostilio
Cites the work of the University of Minnesota Robert J. Jones Urban Research and Outreach-Engagement Center
Chronicle of Higher Education – “The Neighborhood University” and “When Universities Swallow Cities“
Explore the responsibilities urban universities have to the communities and cities they reside in as well as their impact.
“How a Campus Takes Its Clothes Off” by Danielle Leek
Discusses why it is important for college campuses to embrace the public purposes of higher education and civic engagement.
“Promoting Democratic Engagement During College: Looking Beyond Service Learning” by Elijah C. Howe and Kevin Fosnacht
Addresses the challenges and successes of practical models and curricula in preparing students to be engaged participants in the democratic society.