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A Sense of Purpose, Place, and Community at Sacred Heart University

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dc.contributor.advisor Connolly, Sara
dc.contributor.author Asamoah, Nicole
dc.contributor.author Lamb, Rebecca
dc.date.accessioned 2017-03-22T15:16:42Z
dc.date.available 2017-03-22T15:16:42Z
dc.date.issued 2017-03-24
dc.identifier.uri https://scholarworks.bridgeport.edu/xmlui/handle/123456789/1798
dc.description.abstract Institutions of higher education are created with purpose and place in mind: the complexities of collegiate environments influence student learning, success, behavior, and attitudes, and in turn students shape the environments which they inhabit (Renn & Patton, 2011). Certain aspects of colleges are more functional, welcoming, and inclusive than others, and in turn facilitate learning and nurture student development to a greater degree. Strange and Banning (2015) address the nature and assessment of academic environments, examining the process of person-environment interaction through the physical, human aggregate, organizational, and socially constructed forces contained therein. This project describes how this integrated framework of campus environments relates to Sacred Heart University (SHU). en_US
dc.language.iso en_US en_US
dc.subject Educational environments en_US
dc.subject Higher education en_US
dc.subject Sacred Heart University en_US
dc.title A Sense of Purpose, Place, and Community at Sacred Heart University en_US
dc.type Presentation en_US
dc.institute.department School of Arts and Sciences en_US
dc.institute.name University of Bridgeport en_US
dc.event.location Bridgeport, CT en_US
dc.event.name Faculty Research Day en_US

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