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What can higher ed learn from Airbnb?

Many of the most innovative companies launched in the past two decades have been two-sided marketplaces. Higher education needs to realize that it's one too, writes Tom Monahan, president of DeVry University.
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No, Google isn’t making college degrees obsolete

Contrary to the popular disruption story, companies like Google have not abandoned traditional credentials, writes Ben Wildavsky, a visiting scholar at the University of Virginia. And we need to tell young people about the world as it is, not as we wish it to be.
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‘Our finest hour’

The challenges community colleges face are daunting—but Bill Pink, president of Grand Rapids Community College, believes this could be their finest hour. If they seize it.