HomeHigher EdPERSPECTIVES: Activists Don’t Always Get What They Need From Academics PERSPECTIVES: Activists Don’t Always Get What They Need From Academics by Future U/ June 19, 2017/ Higher Ed, Perspectives, Society/ No Comments/ Academics are being pushed to write research papers. Activists (and the public) benefit from academics who are public intellectuals. Read more here. Tweet Pin It About The Author Future U Related Posts NEWS BRIEFS: Faculty Strike at 14 Pennsylvania State Colleges by Future U/ PERSPECTIVES: He/She Is A Really Important Person On Campus by Future U/ PERSPECTIVES: Report On The Status Of The Professoriate by Future U/ PERSPECTIVES: Public Higher Ed Might Benefit From Having Georgia On Its Mind by Future U/ Leave a Reply Cancel reply Notify me of follow-up comments by email. Notify me of new posts by email.