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The Privilege to Serve

By Peter Hulbert In an impromptu speech on the steps of the University of Michigan’s Union in 1960, then presidential candidate John F. Kennedy asked a group of students: “How many of you who are going to be doctors are willing to spend your days in Ghana? Technicians...

Wheelock, Mount Ida, who is next?

By Bob Hildreth Wheelock and Mount Ida collapsed overnight just like all the banks in 2008. Their sudden closings should bring a shudder to policy makers wondering which college will be next. In 2016, Forbes Magazine forewarned of their closings in its annual college...