Higher Ed Anchor Institutions & Communities: What does it mean to be civically & socially responsible for a full participation democracy?
CivicSalon hosted a #Civicchat on October 24th, 2017, 3pm EST. the invited thought leaders on the chat were:
Dr. Monica Smith, President, Transformational Ways Consulting
The chat discussion focused on the role of universities as anchor institutions, and how they address systemic social issues in their civic engagement work:
University presidents as drivers of community engagement on their campuses;
Engagement models that differ – civic, democratic and liberation; and
Engagement practice that ensures the inclusion of the local community and impactful implementation.