Higher Ed’s Rocky Reboot
Illustration: Jan Feindt
Lindsay Ellis, The Chronicle of Higher Education
Higher education doesn’t always like to think of itself as a business, but when it comes to housing and dining, its students are more like customers. Those amenities are part of the sales pitch, and they account for a significant amount of revenue.
Across the country, though, colleges are struggling to keep up their end of the deal. Stretched supply chains and short-staffed campuses have left students hungry and parents angry.