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July 10, 2014
My wife and I gave our daughter a choice for her sixteenth birthday. If she wanted, she could have a party or we could go on a family cruise.
July 6, 2014
The latest NACUBO survey of tuition discounting is more bad news, but not surprising news, for private higher education.
June 29, 2014
As the president of my local school board I have the pleasure of making remarks at the high school graduation.
June 22, 2014
The tenure system needs to change — not in any fundamental way but rather to be closer to what tenure used to mean and represent.
June 15, 2014
At the time that I stood for tenure, I was the only untenured person in the economics department.
June 8, 2014
I am a car person. I read car magazines for relaxation, I go to automobile shows, and of course I appreciate the economic impact of the automobile industry.
June 1, 2014
Sitting next to me at a middle school concert was a person I did not know. But continuously during the concert she kept looking at her smart phone, kept reading messages and kept texting.
May 18, 2014
Every time we do a search, we review our parameters and at this point in time, we know what we want in terms of a search process and what works well.
May 11, 2014
I am a faithful TONY awards watcher. Every year, I try to make sure that my schedule allows me to watch the actual broadcast and virtually every year I have been able to do so, often accompanied by my older daughter who shares my passion for theater.
May 4, 2014
It’s that time of year. We are all getting ready for commencement and we are all trying to do whatever tweaking will make commencement more of a special moment.