Presidential Forum

Reinventing Access: Free Public Higher Education, Quality Instruction, and Job Security for All Faculty Members

Robert Samuels

The problems facing higher education cannot be resolved in a piece­meal or institu­tion-by-institu­tion process. We need a compre­hensive plan to deal with tuition increases, student debt, decreased degree attain­ment, question­able educational prac­tices, and the casual­ization of the academic labor force. . . .