Notes on (Graduate-Dean) Camp

Last month, about 225 graduate deans from across the country got together here to talk shop, trade information, and generally discuss the future of the higher levels of higher education. The setting was the annual Summer Workshop for Graduate Deans, held by the Council of Graduate Schools, the main national clearinghouse for research and debate on postbaccalaureate education.

Over the course of a long weekend, the deans' discussions ranged from distance education, to doctoral attrition