Power to the People

I would like to thank the Arts and Sciences Faculty of Harvard University for giving hope to those of us in the College of Arts and Sciences here at Ohio University.

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RCEsq said…
Prof. Carson: I do hope your observation is meant to be ironic. As an alumnus of the GSAS I consider President Summers' forced resignation to be a low point in Harvard's illustrious history and a black eye for the notion that academic freedom includes the obligation to speak the truth as one sees it without truckling to political correctness.
Scott Carson said…
I view it as faculty recapturing their rightful control over the management and administration of a university, even though in this particular case I don't agree with the faculty.

I'm not a big fan of the corporate model, which appears to hold that faculty work for the administrators. In my view, it's the other way around.

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