Notice:
Aug. 27, 2015:  

9/1/15 Update:  The Jules Center (Bldg. 6) elevator will be out of service until Thursday, Sept. 10, 2015. Please contact Tanya Hoistion, 315-786-2335, with requests for accommodations. We apologize for the inconvenience and thank you for your patience as we work to resolve this problem as quickly as possible.

Center for Community Studies - Goals

 

Center for Community Studies Goals

  • To engage in the proactive and deliberate exchange of information between groups and individuals working for the community good.
  • To promote active learning and encourage future leadership for Jefferson Community College faculty and students through the provision of research services to the community.
  • To conduct high-quality independent research and analysis on issues of importance to the community, as identified by the Advisory Board or as funded by external organizations.
  • To track and disseminate community indicators for knowledge-based decision-making in our region.
  • To stimulate debate and dialogue through community forums and presentations by recognized leaders on local, state and national issues of significance to the region.
  • To achieve fiscal independence for organizational sustainability.