The Roadmap to Nowhere

“The college to which I belong recently issued what it called its ‘roadmap’. This document outlines how the college’s priorities will be used to allocate money to departments in the future. What the roadmap starkly reveals is that the college has only one priority, preserving the status quo. That would be bad enough, but the college has now classified each department based on its potential to generate revenues from tuition and research …” (more)

[Arnold van der Valk, A Crumbling Ivory Tower?, 23 February]

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