Redefining 'Open Access'

Colloquy Live: Read the transcript of a live, online discussion with George B. Vaughan, a professor of higher education at North Carolina State University, on whether community colleges should establish selective admissions. Nothing is dearer to the heart and mind of a community-college leader than the belief that his or her institution can and should serve all eligible people who seek admittance. For decades, the "open-door" community college has been an often used and much revered metaphor