Joey Gaskins: How Not to Be A University: Lessons from the College of the Bahamas Playbook

I believe that while the contribution of the university to the economy is an important one, there is a higher purpose. Instead of taking a utilitarian view, I want to reflect on words of Wendell Berry, an American scholar, economic critic, activist and farmer. He says, “The thing being made in a university is humanity…what […]

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thebahamasweekly.com – COBUS: “Let’s Build a University Where Students are Afforded Quality Education at Low Cost”

This is worth reading from beginning to end: thebahamasweekly.com – COBUS Press Statement. The press in general has focussed on one small part of the document, that relating to the House of Assembly; the original title of this document online is “COBUS: ‘Would like an apology from the Speaker of the House and Royal Bahamas […]

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Bahama Republic

Election fever has brought some interesting things back to my attention, such as this blog, Bahama Republic. It’s not that I didn’t know it existed. It’s right there in my blogroll, among the various links that are expired, obsolete, or moved. That means I knew about it three, four or five years ago (don’t know how […]

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