I open the curtains
I see a dark cloud
And thank my good fortune
To be alive HERE and TODAY
Not in a land laden with poor… 57 more words
That’s always what my Mum says, normally it’s followed by a sentence that generally uses the word ‘serendipity’ or something of the like. Although over the few years I have been around I have found that it can be used rather effectively with a bitter tone and a splash of dark humour. 322 more words
What is a university today?
or this –
Hallowed halls or a corporation? Ivory towers or big business?
Yes, these days a university is both and I was part of that transformation of higher education from the 1980’s to 2007 and as a consultant in Asia and Europe until 2013. 229 more words