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"So That's Where We Came from! A Short History of Higher Education"
Author: Gratto, Fred,
Published In: Facilities Manager
Date: March/April 2010

Working on a college campus is pretty special. There is always something fun going on, sporting events to watch, lots of interesting opportunities to help people, and the setting to do work that really matters. Colleges are complex organizations, so it is good to have a broad institutional perspective to better understand what people do and why they do it. This article provides a brief historical summary of American higher education. (Contains 4 notes.)

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