Governor Scott Walker wants to remove $300 million from university system, and offers campuses more autonomy in return. But higher ed leaders say the trade isn't nearly enough to offset the cuts. Image Source: UW-MadisonImage Caption: Dusk falls near U. of Wisconsin and the state Capitol in Madison.
Purdue's politician turned president wants a nationally normed measure of what students learn -- and he's tired of waiting. Professors want meaningful assessment but aren't sold on standardized exams. Editorial Tags: AssessmentFacultyNew presidentsImage Source: Purdue UniversityImage Caption: Graduation day at Purdue University