Building Tomorrow's Higher Education: Leadership, Partnerships, and Communities

  • Sandra Haynes Metropolitan State College of Denver
  • Clarenda M. Phillips Morehead State University
Keywords: Higher Education, Leadership, Partnerships, Communities


Four members of the ACE Fellows Program class of 2010-2011 share the results of their fellowship projects, all of which were based at urban universities. The projects addressed partnerships between the universities and their urban communities in different contexts, including the creation of college-town developments, establishing a center for urban water stewardship,facilitating reverse-transfer with local community colleges, and setting up and cultivating partnerships with local businesses.