Higher Ed Failing Students as They Navigate College and Career
Reading new national student survey results showing deep dissatisfaction with campus career services, I felt a familiar tension. As a nontraditional university president nearly five years into my job, I felt a tad defensive. Our career services team has been working incredibly hard to keep pace with a changing job market, and we are making great progress. But as a former special forces officer and business leader, I also know that sometimes blunt, negative results like these can prompt an entire sector—in this case higher education—to take action and seek big solutions.
Originally published: October 13, 2022
Author: Seth Bodnar
Institution: University of Montana
Published by: Inside Higher Ed