Metropolitan Universities journal accepts manuscripts on an ongoing basis related to cutting-edge topics pertinent to urban and metropolitan colleges and universities. Review our Aims and Scope for more information.

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Thematic Calls

Metropolitan Universities journal regularly publishes themed issues. Prospective authors are invited to submit manuscripts for review by the deadlines shown below.

Metropolitan Universities journal is casting an investigative and critical eye on the key role that community colleges play and can take in the future of higher education in America.

Guest Editor: David Potash, Wilbur Wright College, City Colleges of Chicago
Submission Deadline: EXTENDED February 21, 2020
Issue Publication: August 2020 (expected)

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Metropolitan Universities journal seeks to showcase how urban-identified, faith-based (or with faith-based initiatives) colleges and universities enact their public mission aligned with faith-based initiatives. Faith initiatives will be broadly interpreted and all faith traditions will be considered (including, but not limited to, Christian, Jewish, Muslim, Buddhist, Hindu).

Guest Editor: Patrick M. Green, Loyola University Chicago
Assistant Guest Editors: Cynthia Stewart, Loyola University Chicago; Daniel J. Bergen, Marquette University; Chris Nayve, University of San Diego
Submission Deadline: April 1, 2020
Issue Publication: November 2020 (expected)

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Suggest a Themed Issue

The editor welcomes proposals for future thematic issues. Prospective guest editors should describe their theme briefly, and submit to the editor a summary of the proposed topic.