Historically, universities have employed an expert model of delivering knowledge to various sectors of the community—business, education, nonprofit, and government. This model is changing as both communities and their academic partners are seeking greater reciprocity and mutual benefit. In this new model of engagement, both the university and community contribute knowledge and resources and work collaboratively to create the purpose, process, and result of our efforts.
- What are the most pressing needs, challenges, and opportunities facing our region and state?
- What role might GVSU play in addressing these challenges?
- What assets are unique to our region and state, and how might we leverage these assets together?
- How should GVSU engage our community as strategic partners in meeting regional and state goals?
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