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The FACTS about the Administration’s Spending Priorities


Akron-AAUP had Dr Rudy Fichtenbaum, Professor Emeritus of Economics at Wright State University, conduct an analysis of The University of Akr …
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From "Thoughts in the Presence of Fear" by Wendell Berry


Thoughts like these ought to be at the center of any thinking about "strategic initiatives." "The complexity of our present trouble suggest …
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"Public Research Universities Are Being Undermined by Bogus Financial Crises"


Some excerpts from an online article on the Huff Post College site. The authors are David A. Sanders, Associate Professor of Biological Sc …
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Former UA Board Member: UA board suffers from ‘group think’


Excerpts from an editorial piece in the Akron Beacon Journal by former UA Board member, and retired Summit County Judge, Jane Bond "The fac …
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How NOT to become "A Great University"


http://doonesbury.washingtonpost.com/strip/archive/2015/09/06 …
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What happens when the motive for universities is profit


It's increasingly clear that a for-profit approach to marketing and online "delivery" of education is not a suitable model for the Universit …