so, we simply must share it: How Lousy Organizations Treat Institutional History
and these two stories also have similarities to UC:
even higher ed operating in the midst of Silicon Valley--today's Masters of The Universe promising tech solutions that cure all ills - we still end up with this crap: Patient Data Posted Online in Major Breach of Privacy
maybe the solutions and tech advancement are not really solutions or advancement at all...
UD has this post -referencing a Menlo Park consulting firm engaged in serious biz- funny how Cal goes to Boston for consultants and Ohio goes to Menlo Park-anyway, it made us crack up cuz it seems wide spread top of the chart big wig titles and salaries are being paid to folks who don't understand that 'universities are different'.
so, this is dedicated to all the senior administrators of public and even private higher ed:
Sesame Street's "One Of These Things Is Not Like The Other"
- Richard Blum (AGAIN!)
- Gareth Elliott
- George Kieffer
- Sherry Lansing (AGAIN!)
- Hadi Makarechian
- Eloy Ortiz Oakley
- John A. Pérez
- Richard Sherman
- Charlene Zettel
- Anguiano, Maria
- Park, Lark
- UC Regents Committees
- Staff Advisors, Faculty Reps, Designates
- Ex Officio UC Regents
- UC Alumni Regents
- Tauscher, Ellen
- Guber, H. Peter
- Paul Monge
- VACANT (by Lozano)
- VACANT ( by Pattiz)
- VACANT (by Reiss)
"If the University were a business, it would likely be the largest corporation in California."
"If The University Were A Business, It Would Likely Be The Largest Corporation In California"-Regents Minutes (2010)