Another amusing attack on administrators

Flipping administration. Clever. An entertaining piece on another splendid idea by Benjamin Ginsberg. A previous post noted his recent book The Fall of the Faculty had a distinctive analysis of the process of strategic planning as a tool for power-hungry administrators. This time, it is suggested we "forget MOOCs" and use MOOA instead (it really … Continue reading Another amusing attack on administrators

Magical mystery tour? A new MA in the Beatles

Guardian carries some news about a new course at Liverpool Hope: The long and winding road to an MA in Beatles songs. Just the kind of stuff to get the IUSS Select Committee going: The masters degree in The Beatles, Popular Music and Society is being billed by Liverpool Hope University as the first such … Continue reading Magical mystery tour? A new MA in the Beatles