Author: Sandy Stranger

Sandy Stranger is a professor at a regional university in the South.

One Flew Over the Cuckoo’s Desk

The Washington Post recently ran an exposé criticizing Yale’s policy of requiring suicidal students to withdraw from school, get treatment, and then apply for reinstatement. This article treads on familiar ground. Criticism of this policy—particularly (indeed, exclusively) at elite colleges—has been building for years and has been published in many other outlets. Why are universities […]

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