Since the 1980s, higher education–along with all other institutions–has felt the impact of a phenomenon known broadly as neoliberalism.
"HBCU's The Living Legacies" is a children's book designed to introduce young people to HBCU founders.
Several of Tucker's claims aren't corroborated.
Mel Tucker’s admitted personal behavior speaks for itself, and a suspension followed by termination is in order. But as The …
"Is the face of its football program guilty of sexually harassing an influential advocate against gender-based violence?"
"To be in this role is to understand how to navigate the landscape of power, to shape-shift as needed."
Samuel H. Johnson aims to educate and inspire today's generation of young people.
"The faculty resolution targeted the administration's poor planning, faulty decision making, and financial mismanagement."
"This college didn’t just die; it was murdered."
Michael LeRoy, Univ. of Illinois professor, "There is no moral compass. There is no brotherhood."
"We must be attentive to seemingly trivial changes that signal a reconfiguration of academic institutions as businesses."
"How can we gain knowledge and wisdom as a society when we are only seeking content and computations?"
"It is at least creepy to have all the problems humanity may face packaged as opportunities for entrepreneurship."
"Per-student research expenditures at 1890 colleges (HBCUs) are less than 1/3 of 1862 (initial) land-grant institutions."
"When asked about the program cuts, (president) Gee told the student newspaper, “I actually hope it helps enrollment."
"If students aren't happy, they might go to a different business—er, college—to purchase their degree."