Why America needs more college graduates ASAP
More and more, news articles about America's colleges have been focusing on racial preferences in admissions, sexual assaults on campus, rising tuitions, and mounting student debt. Meanwhile, however, another problem in higher education has attracted little attention, even though it promises to be far more consequential in the long run and much harder to solve.
Originally published: September 9, 2017
Author: Derek Bok
Position: President Emeritus
Institution: Harvard University
Published by: The Boston Globe