Higher Education Webinars
After 25 years on the job, a former provost examines the world on campus and in higher ed.
November 9, 2014 - 2:08pm
An article from the Orlando Sentinel noted that University of Central Florida students were protesting a Florida law that students who “take at least 10 percent more credits than required for their degree will pay double for the extra classes.”
October 26, 2014 - 1:36pm
I recently attended the latest Broadway revival of On The Town.
October 12, 2014 - 3:12pm
I was dusting my laminated diplomas a few days ago and was reminded that neither my bachelor’s degree nor my Ph.D. has a major listed on it.
September 28, 2014 - 5:30pm
There are always issues with bureaucracies, whether in education, in health care, or in any field you can think of. We always strive to do better, but there are always problems.
September 14, 2014 - 4:07pm
My blog for this week will be my actual Welcome Week 2014 speech to the Class of 2018.
September 7, 2014 - 5:09pm
I serve on an excellent board of education and I have worked with enough boards over enough years to be able to identify the difference between an effective board and a detrimental board.
August 24, 2014 - 4:11pm
I just recently completed being the first reviewer of the periodic update prepared for an institution’s regional accreditor.
August 17, 2014 - 4:35pm
The World Trade Center always had a very special place in my heart.
August 10, 2014 - 3:34pm
I have been thinking about my remarks to our new faculty who will begin their careers at Hofstra in a few weeks.