an Apple guy says it is a term that comes from Star Trek...it is also in the Jobs bio and it describes many UC events well, like:
UC's New Admissions Rules Confuse Applicants
The SAT subject exams are no longer required. If students take them anyway, good scores can help but poor scores won't hurt, administrators say.
wanna point y'all over to Minding The Workplace, some recent posts there:
Crushing student loan debt: America indentures its next generations -- the post discusses how older generations outside of higher ed don't quite "get it" on what the present day problem is...
--while HuffPo/Rasmussen has this:
66% Oppose Forgiveness Of Student Loans
and the Super Congress Super Committee (no AquaMan or Wonderwoman there) might be going after Pell see this post from UCLA Fac Blog on Student Aid Alliance.
and for students and others who do get/have jobs -- there is this element:
- Richard Blum (AGAIN!)
- Wm. De La Pena
- Gareth Elliott
- George Kieffer
- Sherry Lansing (AGAIN!)
- Hadi Makarechian
- Eloy Ortiz Oakley
- Norman Pattiz (AGAIN!)
- John A. Pérez
- Bonnie Reiss
- Richard Sherman
- Bruce Varner
- Charlene Zettel
- VACANT (M Anguiano?)
- VACANT (L Park?)
- UC Regents Committees
- Staff Advisors, Faculty Reps, Designates
- Ex Officio UC Regents
- UC Alumni Regents
- VACANT (E Tauscher?)
- VACANT (H Guber?)
- Paul Monge
"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)