The Upshot Gets it Wrong on College Costs—Again

August 5, 2014 | Blog, News

I’m beginning to wonder who David Leonhardt is trying to help with his columns on college costs.  One thing is for…

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The Unintended Consequences of Ending Shared Governance

September 7, 2013 | Blog

As I wrote in my last post, efficiency-minded legislators are raising questions about the role faculty play in decision-making on…

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What We Need to Hear from the President

August 24, 2013 | Blog

Reviewing the range of responses to President Obama’s plan to reduce college costs, and the questions that are being raised…

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Mr. President: Don’t Cave to the Higher-Education Lobby

August 22, 2013 | Blog

Cross-posted from the Chronicle of Higher Ed.  Over all, I’m a fan of President Obama’s proposal to rate colleges and…

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