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How to Save Higher Education | Interview with Dr. Michael Poliakoff

ACADEMIC INFLUENCE   |  April 28, 2021 by Michael B. Poliakoff

Michael Poliakoff discusses how a new “woke” culture has caused a dramatic change in ethics, especially in higher education. He shows the valuable aspects and the flaws of this new way of thinking. As a professor of the classics and the president of ACTA, he believes that wise donors who set specific conditions for their donations rather than a “blank check” hold the power to save our system of higher education. His website serves to grade the education given by major universities- very few of which receive an “A.” Follow along as American academic and President of the American Council of Trustees and Alumni, Michael Poliakoff talks with Dr. Jed Macosko, academic director of AcademicInfluence.com and professor of physics at Wake Forest University.

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