EDA University Center for
Regional Economic Innovation

Saginaw Valley State University and City of Saginaw: Forming New Ties for the Future (2013)

Project Details

Student-Led, Faculty-Guided Project - 2013

Authors: Dylan Hellus, Jeremy Killion, Trent Varva, John L. Kaczynski, Saginaw Valley State University

Summary

This proposed study examined community service outreach centers (or programs) that are hosted by institutes of higher education in the distressed communities of Detroit, Michigan; Flint, Michigan and Grand Rapids, Michigan. The study will outline the current community based outreach programs sponsored by Saginaw Valley State University and coordinated with the City of Saginaw, Michigan. The study will examine the best practices for the development of a community-university service center in Downtown Saginaw.