Thursday, September 16, 2004

John McCardell's op-ed in the New York Times

What Your College President Didn't Tell You

John McCardell has an excellent op-ed piece in the ny times, on his thoughts after a successful and popular 13 year tenure as president of Middlebury College. It touches on the outdated tenure system, the problems with college ratings (us news & world report, etc), and the national drinking age. It's unfortunate he felt he was only able to do this after stepping down as president and returning to the faculty....