My Blog Posts

Are there no longer masters of anything?

It seems that Harvard University is determined to be part of the politically correct campus madness. Highly educated people who insist on publicly humiliating themselves shows...

“Apple College” is a great idea

We need to start breaking the mold and thinking more broadly about higher education. I have a thought -- this concept is not for everybody, but it...

Have It Your Way – Just Not With My Money

A penetrating article in The Wall Street Journal lists the many aggressive efforts mounted by colleges and universities over the years to prevent publication of...

Can a Video Game Outperform a Professor?

Maybe in some ways it can, according to a side-by-side test done by a professor at Hult International Business School. See my post  here on Phi Beta...

Is diversity what really counts in engineering?

I thought I was safe last week in London, but obviously not. Reading the morning paper with my coffee, I stumbled across an argument for more women in engineering...

An Excellent Guide for the College Selection Process

Here is a great checklist for college guidance counselors everywhere! There are many options for post-secondary education. Parents and students need expert and comprehensive guidance. http://www.nationalreview.com/phi-beta-cons/424447/excellent-checklist-high-school-college-guidance-counselors-vic-brown...