Consumerism of Higher Education

Interesting article. Find the idea of students as consumers difficult to take on board, but it's definitely a feeling that's getting stronger & stronger: Dr Williams - who will be discussing her views at the Barbican in London later this month at the Institute of Ideas' Battle of Ideas Festival - said that during her own English degree, it was immersion in the subject that had made her "employable, and a different person". "That transformed…