National publication provides a rundown of Connecticut’s college scandal

Did you miss the trio of scandals that hit the state’s college system in the last few months? Don’t worry, Inside Higher Ed, a national publication, has a complete rundown of all the trials and tribulations the 100,000-student system faced after being reorganized by state lawmakers.

Here is a link to the article.

The article outlines the lack of clarity in the law, which possibly doomed the newly merged college system from the start. And coupling that with an aggressive governor wasn’t helpful, either.

As Aims McGuinness, with the National Center for Higher Education Management Systems, told the national publication, “the trick… is finding a way for the governor to back off gracefully.”