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Homeland Security Academic Advisory Council Member Briefing Materials—Campus Resilience

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You're going to hear a lot more about the term "reslience" in the coming years. Here's an inside look at how Homeland Security views resilience of higher education institutions and their communities.

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For Making the Most of College, It's Still Location, Location, Location

For Making the Most of College, It's Still Location, Location, Location | SCUP Links | Scoop.it
If college were merely about the "sale of information," the enterprise would have gone the way of Borders a long time ago.
Society for College and University Planning (SCUP)'s insight:

One of our favorite writers, Scott Carlson, examines place, libraries, and campuses, and concludes:


"People who predicted the death of the library made the mistake of thinking that libraries were merely useful for information distribution—an understandable error, given that libraries' central role involved passing around books and journals. But pundits now make the same mistake when thinking about the college campus. If college were merely about the 'sale of information,' the enterprise would have gone the way of Borders a long time ago."
 

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