August 10, 2009
Got a Problem? the President Has Office Hours
When Corrie E. Brite left the president's office at Bradley University late one night last semester, she wondered if she had just wasted her time.
Mikhail Gorbachev was coming to town for a dinner, and Ms. Brite, a junior majoring in political science and history, wanted desperately to attend. Having exhausted all other options to get a ticket, she decided the university president might be her "in." So after class she scrambled to make President Joanne K. Glasser's monthly office