Peter Sachs is back reporting on education in The Chicago Current the new on-line local watchdog for Chi politics. Two articles from November 9, 2009 to check out:
"CSU Students Question Quinn Appointments"
and a follow-up to Dr Watson's actions at City Colleges, "Questionable Spending for Watson's Posh Party"
The Chicago Tribune hopes the appointment (at last) of four new trustees will help the situation at CSU:
"Starting Over" November 11th
And if you can access the Chronicle of Higher Education you can read what is really a love letter to Dr. Watson and Rev. Finney. Note--not one faculty member or representative of the faculty is quoted in this article even though two students appear. Is Hermene Hartman ghostwriting for the Chronicle now?
Chronicle of Higher Education November 8, 2009
"A Real-Life Lesson in Why Accountability Matters" by Goldie Blumenstyk