Links of the Week

State and Chancellor must step up for CSU, students

The Sacramento Bee’s editorial board calls for Chancellor White and the Legislature to stop “nickel-and-diming” students with fees, calling it unfair and “counterproductive to the system’s financial future.” —The Sacramento Bee

Student perspective on the real cost of online higher ed

A single parent, adult student opens up about the menu of fees she faced while attempting to complete a degree online, and it’s impact on her financial and educational future. —eCampus News

Pres. Obama still likes art history

The Commander in Chief sends a handwritten apology to University of Texas art history professor after offending art history profs during a speech promoting his job training and manufacturing proposals. —Inside Higher Education