Being president ain’t what it used to be.
Being president of a college or university is no exception.
Which is why another president of another institution of higher education just bit the dust. The beleaguered president of Cooper Union, Jamshed Bharucha, finally had enough. He quit. Or, maybe better put, his followers had enough. They pushed him out. Either way, his position became untenable.
More on “hard times” for leaders in higher education in the next few days.