Chuck Reed, Stamats

Reed Between the Lines: Enrollment Criteria

The question I asked wasn’t some highfalutin smarty pants show-off nugget. It was pretty basic. “Why do you want to grow enrollment?” The president and her leadership mulled this. At least one person, the provost I recall, snickered with that “Duh-why-do-you-think?” smugness. “Well, we are a tuition-driven institution and we could use the numbers.” I…