Probe of Maricopa Board
- Efficiency from Incompetence
- A Board Out of Control
- Feeling the Heat
- A President Retires, and Plagiarism Probe Ends
- Quick Takes: Department Declines to Review President's Dissertation, No Confidence Vote at Antioch, Dean Accused of Harassment Quits, Death in Dorm Fight, Governance Reform at Roger Williams, Philanthropy Debate, Defense of Peer Review
An outside panel is investigating the board of the Maricopa Community Colleges, following anonymous allegations sent to its accreditor about alleged micromanaging, The Arizona Republic reported. The complaint charged that the board makes decisions without adequately consulting the educators charged with daily management of the colleges. The outside committee has held individual meetings with board members and administrators and will also hold a public meeting.