Tuesday, December 22, 2015

Are they linked?

In this year's higher ed articles retro pile, from IHE:

Higher Education: A Hotbed of Corruption?
From July 26, 2015

https://www.insidehighered.com/blogs/world-view/higher-education-hotbed-corruption

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"Here's The Devastating Way Our College System Fails Poor Kids
Colleges spend the least on students who need the most help."

http://www.huffingtonpost.com/entry/why-its-harder-than-ever-for-a-poor-kid-to-get-into-a-good-college_567066bde4b0e292150f7d40?utm_hp_ref=college

“Today in many ways the system is exacerbating inequality,” said Suzanne Mettler, a professor at Cornell University and author of Degrees of Inequality: Why Opportunity Has Diminished in U.S. Higher Education. “It’s creating something of a caste system that for too many people takes them from wherever they were on the socioeconomic spectrum and leaves them even more unequal.”

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