Ivory Towers

Raewyn Connell, Ian Chubb, Don Watson moderated by Julie Hare

Sunday 25 August 2019
11.30AM – 12.30PM
Great Hall
The Australian National University

The higher education industry is booming, with over 200 million students in universities and colleges worldwide and an unprecedented flow of funds to the university sector. So why is there a university crisis? Corporate-style management, government cost-cutting, an angry and active student body and staff strikes have taken their toll around the world. Join Julie Hare, author at The Australian, in a compelling panel discussion on the crisis in universities, with author of The Good University Raewyn Connell, former ANU Vice Chancellor Professor Ian Chubb and author Don Watson.