On February 28, 1967, Gov. Ronald Reagan spoke of "certain intellectual luxuries that perhaps we could do without." Here's why liberal education has never recovered.
The professoriate needs to refocus on students or face extinction.
Obama's Higher-Ed Agenda
The president emphasized both ideas in a State of the Union address that focused on jobs and the economy.
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