Eastern Michigan. A national sports joke. It has spent itself into the gutter on games. It thinks for-profit online courses are going to save its sports-dead ass. What absolute total idiots.

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2 Responses to “‘”The ultimate source of that mismanagement — or the primary cause of it — is excessive spending on athletics,” said Professor Judith Kullberg, president of the EMU chapter of the American Association of University Professors.’”

  1. theprofessor Says:

    Our very own brainiac provost’s plan to dig our institution out is mostly based on lots o’ online classes and online vanity “graduate” degrees. Cut athletics? No way, no how. It makes one long for the good old days of the Byzantine Empire, when the manly court eunuchs of those times were actually able to accomplish things, despite lacking a pair. Now, they’re just court eunuchs.

  2. dmf Says:

    tp, beat me to it, online, “nontraditional” students being given entrance&credit for life experience, bs degrees and certificates are being pushed far and near, the general trend in “higher” ed

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