UW Struggle: Tenured Kingpins on Yachts Edition | Chuck Rybak

The two things wrecking higher ed are state disinvestment in higher ed (massive budget cuts) and increased spending on administrators and administration, who everywhere but community colleges are on about a two to one ratio with faculty and staff.

Big picture: education budgets no longer exist to educate students, but to increase profits for a limited sector of Americans.

This is your tax money. You can do something about this. The only solutions at this point are political.

UW Struggle: Tenured Kingpins on Yachts Edition | Chuck Rybak.

Author: James Rovira

Dr. James Rovira is higher education professional with twenty years experience in the field in teaching, administration, and advising roles. He is also an interdisciplinary scholar and writer whose works include fiction, poetry, and scholarship exploring the intersections of literature and philosophy, literature and psychology, literary theory, and music and literature.. His books include Women in Rock/Women in Romanticism (in development), David Bowie and Romanticism (forthcoming 2022), Writing for College and Beyond (a first-year composition textbook (Lulu 2019)), Reading as Democracy in Crisis: Interpretation, Theory, History (Lexington Books 2019), Rock and Romanticism: Blake, Wordsworth, and Rock from Dylan to U2 (Lexington Books, 2018); Rock and Romanticism: Post-Punk, Goth, and Metal as Dark Romanticisms (Palgrave Macmillan, 2018); and Blake and Kierkegaard: Creation and Anxiety (Continuum/Bloomsbury, 2010). See his website at jamesrovira.com for details.

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