What is Higher Education Worth?

With National Higher Education Month on the horizon, I want to tell you what I think about the decline in support for public higher education. For me, the real story is why we are seeing this failure by state lawmakers and powerful people. More…

Contingency on Campus

I remember my college professors. They were like stars that we hyperventilated over because they were that good. When I walked into the College of Education at the University of Utah, people were like, ‘did you get Professor Buchanan! I loved him!’ Some were tenured and had been there for their whole careers, others were younger and moving along the tenure track. More…