20TH PUBLIC LECTURE OF THE FEDERAL UNIVERSITY OF TECHNOLOGY OWERRI

THEME: Town and Gown Dialectics : A Healthy Partnership or a Marriage of                      Convenience?

PUBLIC LECTURER: Omeire, Charles Obioma (Former registrar, FUTO)

Town and gown is used to portray two distinct communities of, and in a University town. While town represents the host community or the non-academic population, gown represents the University community. The history of town-and-gown relationship is as old as the history of higher education. Universities cannot escape the inevitable fact of being part of a local community. Thus the higher education’s locus of power is the determination of what role, if any, they will play in their community.

THE FULL CONTENT OF THIS RESOURCE IS AVAILABLE AT THE FUTO LIBRARY WEBSITE AND CAN BE ACCESSED THROUGH THIS LINK: http://tinyurl.com/j6bkrz8

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