Community Engagement

  • Open a Center for Innovation & Entrepreneurship 
  • Open a Center for Civic Engagement
  • Provide NCC students in all majors with the opportunity for experiential learning, internships and/or job shadowing

Strategic ActionMetricsTimelineOwner
Develop a Center for Innovation and Entrepreneurship – Establish NCC as the "go to" place for economic development Complete audit of existing activity
Define components and develop key partnerships
Opening of new center (if no bricks and mortar)
Fall 2013

Spring 2014

Summer 2015
Develop a single page menu describing how companies are engaged with NCC Prepare and distribute Fall 2013 IA
Include internship or experiential learning (EL) as a part of every degree program Assess opportunities already in place
Develop pre-internship course
Include EL in 90% of all programs in next 3 years
Fall 2013

January 2014

May 2014 (50%)
May 2015 (70%)
May 2016 (90%)
Establish a Center for Civic Engagement Assess existing activity
Develop comprehensive plan
Open center
December 2013

April 2014

Summer 2014
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