I wrote this before I heard about the WIP

March 11, 2011 | Blog

From yesterday’s EPS conference… my remarks. I hope they prove useful in some way. Saving Public Higher Education for the…

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Pick Your Poison

March 10, 2011 | Blog

This is a strange new horrible world we live in. I have no idea what happen to democracy, but it’s…

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Advocates for Whom?

March 8, 2011 | Blog

The Badger Advocates formed this week to make sure the New Badger Partnership (NBP)–complete with split from the University of…

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Happening This Week

March 7, 2011 | Blog

Dear readers, I want to personally invite you all to attend two terrific events happening on the UW-Madison campus this…

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What Would You Do?

February 27, 2011 | Blog

Some proponents of the NBP are asking a reasonable question: If not the New Badger Partnership, then what? How to…

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More Flexibility to Raise Tuition?

February 26, 2011 | Blog

Central to debates over the New Badger Partnership is the question of whether additional flexibilities that make it possible to…

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Politics As Usual?

February 24, 2011 | Blog

There is much buzz here at UW-Madison about the proposed New Badger Partnership. You can read all the details about…

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Overachievers

February 23, 2011 | Blog

You don’t get to be a professor at a top university by settling or compromising. You get there by striving,…

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What Do Elite Institutions Owe Their States?

February 23, 2011 | Blog

Dear readers, It’s quite a time here in Wisconsin. I’ve spent the academic year juggling a major research project, teaching,…

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Seeking a PostDoctoral Fellow!

October 14, 2010 | Blog

Hi folks– sorry for the long absence– I’m hoping to hire a postdoc (or doctoral student) in the next year…

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