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Each topic lists books, journal articles, organizations, presentations and other resources.

Community Engagement Resources

Community Engagement describes the collaboration between institutions of higher education and their larger communities (local, regional/state, national, global) for the mutually beneficial exchange of knowledge and resources in a context of partnership and reciprocity (Carnegie Foundation for the Advancement of Teaching). 

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Internationalization Resources

Internationalization in higher education includes foreign languages; study abroad; international education requirements in curricula; institutional partnerships; international awareness; international faculty and students, and so on.

Sustainability Resources

Sustainability has been defined as: “development that meets the needs of the present without compromising the ability of future generations to meet their own needs.” - Brundtland Report 1987 “Sustainability is a way to grow and prosper while reducing the stress on the planet.” - Michael Crow, President, Arizona State University

Organizational Design Resources 

Most universities in the world today are structured according to a model developed in 19th century Germany. They need to rethink the way they are organized in order to meet the challenges facing our world in the 21st century.

ASU President Michael Crow

Link to ASU President Michael Crow's website.


Other Useful Resources

External links of various resources on higher education worldwide, with special attention to university design and innovation.




 

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