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Journal Article
Campus and community collaboration

Clark University President John Bassett talks with Communities & Banking about the university?s relationship with the Main South neighborhood of Worcester, Massachusetts.
Communities and Banking

Journal Article
College readiness: Massachusetts compiles the data

A new database that collects information on Massachusetts public high school graduates who enroll in Massachusetts public postsecondary institutions has become a powerful tool for policymaking and for helping students move successfully from high school to college.
Communities and Banking , Issue Spr , Pages 25-27

Journal Article
In-state tuition rates and immigrants

The pros and cons of states? letting children of illegal immigrants pay in-state tuition at public colleges.
Communities and Banking , Issue Spr , Pages 15-17

Discussion Paper
University-community partnerships: 2006 Worcester speaker series

Over the last decade, partnerships between colleges and universities, government, and businesses have helped foster economic development in the city of Worcester, Massachusetts. In 2006, the Worcester UniverCity Partnership, a coalition of private and public sector organizations working with colleges, in collaboration with the New England Resource Center for Higher Education, organized a speaker series aimed at promoting the depth and impact of university-community partnerships in the city. This report provides highlights from the 2006 Worcester Speaker Series, discusses the history and ...
Public and Community Affairs Discussion Papers , Paper 2007-2

Journal Article
Town meets gown: the Massachusetts university-community partnership

Sofia T. Romero of Boston College details the formation of a new statewide organization of higher education institutions, committed to reaching out from their campuses and working with their local communities to address mutual concerns.
Communities and Banking , Issue Win , Pages 9-12