We have, in some ways, reduced the focus on our educational mission in order to concentrate more attention on competing with other, similar institutions…The new model, despite its basis in contraction, will give leaders of higher education institutions a chance to return some of our focus to our mission and to de-emphasize the consumerist dynamic under which we have been operating.
Adams, William D.
"From the President: The Higher Education Cost "Bubble" May Not Burst, But It May Be Time For a New Model,"
Colby Magazine: Vol. 99
, Article 9.
Available at: http://digitalcommons.colby.edu/colbymagazine/vol99/iss4/9