New roles for colleges and universities

Sunday, July 31, 2005

We are moving rapidly toward an economy in which knowledge and innovation drive prosperity.

As a consequence, colleges and universities are playing a new role in economic development. Some colleges and universities have moved aggressively to reshape the connections with surrounding communities.

At the same time, civic leaders are looking to colleges and universities to become a major players in economic development strategy. Here's a good article the reviews these trends. Read more.

posted by Ed Morrison |

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