News: ‘Resilience’ – Inside Higher Ed
And excellent interview with the co-editors of what appears to be an excellent new book.
The Universities in Trouble – The New York Review of Books
Quote: “The fact is that America’s colleges —with notable exceptions including community colleges, historically black colleges, and a few distinctive private institutions such as Berea College in Kentucky (Berea charges no tuition but requires campus work from its students, who all come from low-income backgrounds)—have lately been exacerbating more than ameliorating the widening disparity of wealth and opportunity in American society.”
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