Keywords and Topics

Presentation topics could include.


2016 Keywords

  • K-12+ Higher Education Partnerships
  • Civic Learning
  • Anchor Strategy
  • Healthy Communities
  • Economic Development
  • Workforce Development
  • Institutional Change
  • Urban Development
  • Environmental Sustainability
  • Community Development
  • University-Community Partnerships
  • Neighborhood Support
  • Social Justice
  • Diversity
  • International Partnerships
  • Entrepreneurship and Small Business Support
  • Shared Spaces
  • Innovations in Higher Education


2016 Language

  • PreK-16 Partnerships: Urban Teacher Preparation, Student Success, and Completion
  • Sustaining Community Partnerships through Evaluation & Assessment
  • Responding to Changing Cities: Economic Revitalization, Entrepreneurship, Environmental Sustainability, and Urban Planning
  • Innovative Approaches and New Technologies: Improving How Our Universities Work, Partner, and Engage
  • Utilizing Undergraduate Research Opportunities to Enhance the Student Experience
  • Inequality, Diversity, and Social Justice
  • Life Cycle of Community Engagement Partnerships: Strategies for Authentic Collaboration, Communication, Planning, and Accountability
  • Infrastructure Needs, Structures, Staffing Approaches for Urban and Metropolitan Universities
  • Impact and Approach to Creating Shared Spaces
  • Addressing Healthcare Workforce Shortages and the Pipeline
  • Partnering Internationally: Expanding Engagement Work Across International Borders
  • The New Metric: Measuring the Effect of Community Engagement & Partnerships
  • Learning from the History of Urban & Metropolitan Universities
  • The Social Contract: What Do Our Communities Expect Of Us?
  • Charter School Networks & Universities Role in Navigating Relationships and Opportunity


2017 Ideas

  • Hot Topic Anchor strategies
  • Community-engaged learning and research
  • Creating engaged members of society
  • Crossing divides: Where and how can education impact other parts of civic life?
  • Driving change: How can our institutions be agents of change in our communities?
  • Smart infrastructure and development
  • Hot Topic Economic disparity
  • Hot Topic Equity & inclusion
  • Hot Topic First generation success and completion
  • Hot Topic Gentrification and ethnicity: Effects on student and family success
  • Healthcare
  • Infrastructure needs
  • Innovation & new technologies
  • International partnerships
  • Learning from the history of urban and metropolitan universities
  • Hot Topic Mass incarceration and recidivism
  • Measuring the effect of community engagement and partnerships
  • Prek–16 partnerships
  • Hot Topic Public policy and our current political climate
  • Responding to changing cities: economic revitalization, entrepreneurship, environmental sustainability, and urban planning
  • Shared spaces: Approaches and impact
  • The social contract: What do our communities expect of us?
  • Hot Topic Social justice
  • Structure and staffing approaches for urban and metropolitan universities
  • Sustaining community partnerships through evaluation and assessment
  • Undergraduate research: Opportunities to enhance the student experience
  • University-community partnerships: Strategies for authentic collaboration, communication, engagement, planning, accountability
  • Hot Topic Urban teacher preparation
  • Workforce shortages and the pipeline
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