Quick Takes: Business Schools Attack Rankings, Lead Guitarist of KISS Joins Pacific U. Board
Submitted by Scott Jaschik on September 7, 2005 - 4:00am
Business schools are engaged in a "dysfunctional competition" for better rankings from various newspapers and magazines, and should focus on improving their quality, not their rankings, according to a new report from the Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business. The report calls for media groups to change the way they rank business schools and for the schools to change the way they compete.
Tommy Thayer, the lead guitarist for KISS, has joined the Board of Trustees of Pacific University, The Oregonian reported. The newspaper quoted Thayer as saying that he told the other trustees that he expected to see them at his next Portland concert. "I told them I'd provide the earplugs."