A highlight of the Library’s Maps Collection is a set of military reports published by the Allied Geographical Section, an intelligence unit formed beneath the directives of General MacArthur in the course of World War II. The Library has been digitising this critical investigation collection. Beginning with the Birgeneau and Breslauer administration, Berkeley has been announcing new and higher privatization schemes even though enabling for a dramatic expansion in administration even as funding for core educational activities has turn out to be increasingly strained.
Amid the weariness of the past handful of years and the wish to get along and move forward,” we can not let ourselves or the Board or the President and Provost neglect that they chose to assistance the vindictive and unjust firing of nine of our faculty colleagues.
Utilizing nearby benchmarks is not a negative notion and it can be worthwhile for those institutions that are not so concerned with investigation but a lot of Malaysian institutions are now competing on the global stage and are subject to international assessment and that, regardless of whether they like it or not, indicates assessment by rankings.
At this point, no one knows, but whatever hope remains for the university to stem the exodus of students may rely on the Board’s decision of a new leader and the capacity of that new president to operate independently to bring in people who are credible and who know what they are performing.
In 21 years at CSU there have been 3 instances when I have believed we finally netted someone in the upper administration with the prospective to undertake the leadership that CSU has required to move it from its oft-lamented status as the diamond in the rough.” These 3 take place to be men and I would add, males of substance, who exuded intelligence, vision, and capability.