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Big man on campus : a university president speaks out on higher education

Auteur : Stephen Joel Trachtenberg; Tansy Howard Blumer
Éditeur : New York : Simon & Schuster, 2008.
Édition/format :   Livre imprimé : English : 1st Touchstone hardcover edVoir toutes les éditions et tous les formats
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A former president of George Washington University shares his insight into the challenges of running a university, in a guide for group leaders and parents of college students that calls for a greater prioritizing of the country's higher educational interests.
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Format – détails additionnels : Online version:
Trachtenberg, Stephen Joel.
Big man on campus.
New York : Simon & Schuster, 2008
(OCoLC)649865977
Type d’ouvrage : Ressource Internet
Format : Book, Internet Resource
Tous les auteurs / collaborateurs : Stephen Joel Trachtenberg; Tansy Howard Blumer
ISBN : 9781416557197 1416557199 9781416557203 1416557202
Numéro OCLC : 173299408
Notes : "A Touchstone book."
Description : xiii, 266 pages ; 25 cm
Contenu : Enrollment is life --
Young enough to still do some damage --
Believe in the unproven --
To get things done, risk being wrong --
Don't make everybody mad at you at the same time --
No tired bureaucrats need apply --
The best four years of your life are the next four years of your life, forever --
Faculty engagements --
Schmoozing for dollars --
Seize the day --
Descartes goes into a bar and orders a martini --
The virtues of college athletics --
The bride is too beautiful --
You can't anticipate every crisis --
The benefits of being a twentieth-century man --
The ideal university? --
Perpetual institutions, mortal leaders.
Responsabilité : Stephen Joel Trachtenberg with Tansy Howard Blumer.
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In this eye-opening and sometimes controversial look at the current state of higher education in American, the former president of George Washington University explains the insight he has gained from  Lire la suite...

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