This week’s good news/bad news: Turkey, an Academia.edu Twitterstorm, BC post-secondary funding, a chocolate milk scandal, and the goat that got away. In the research paper of the week, we look at an article that might offer an explanation for why Gordon is so arrogant. Plus, Sam interviews Audrey Watters, watchdog covering Silicon Valley’s machinations for higher ed.
Ross, Wayne. “UBC Faculty, Staff, and Students Protest Board of Governors Meeting #UBCClean [UPDATED] 3 Feb. 2016.
“Support Turkish Academics.” Times Higher Education (THE). 28 Jan. 2016.
Ruff, Corinne. “Scholars Criticize Academia.edu Proposal to Charge Authors for Recommendations.” The Chronicle of Higher Education 29 Jan. 2016. The Chronicle of Higher Education.
“Data Check: Per-Student Funding at Lowest Point since the 1960s.” OCUFA. Feb. 2016.
Post-Secondary Funding Continues to Align with in-Demand Occupations. BC Ministry of Advanced Education.