Remaking the University: A Team-Taught Course on California’s Public Education Crisis Spring 2010 (Sign up today!)

15 02 2010

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(The course ID is ETHN 189, Prof. Espiritu, 4 units. The section ID # is: 679422. Only 60 seats left so sign up now)

The future of California’s institution of higher education is now in the deepest crisis of its history.  Taught by a dozen faculty from seven different departments, this course provides a critical, historical, comparative, global and multidisciplinary examination of this public education crisis.  Topics covered include California’s 1960 Master Plan for Higher Education, the material and cultural forces behind the privatization of higher education, the impact of the withdrawal of state responsibility for public education, and the progressive student, staff and faculty coalitions that have emerged to demand high quality, affordable, and accessible higher education for all qualified students.

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