— it’s the only school in America actively trying to transform itself from a university to a jockshop — has been chronicled, step by step on this blog.

And now, rather in the way San Diego State’s last president reduced it to shabby jockery and then retired from the mess he’d made, the president of Rutgers, having presided to his satisfaction over the reduction of his school to a sports whore, will soon take a well-deserved rest.

UD‘s friend Roy sends her the latest article detailing what Richard McCormick has done to a once-proud school.

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2 Responses to “The pathetic spectacle Rutgers University has become —”

  1. theprofessor Says:

    But can this match the ongoing achievements of the University of Miami?

    You’re just small fry until you can stay on top of the heap of corruption for 30-40 years or so.

  2. ricki Says:

    Wasn’t Rutgers the school that paid that “Snooki” character $32K to come and speak to the students? (That’s more than half what I make in a year, even if I teach in the summer).

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