01/02: ..Is Institutional Loyalty a HOAX?

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BobLee
January02/ 2016

1/2/2016: ..Institutional Loyalty? I’m not the only one who thinks…

Academic Institution Loyalty may be The Greatest HOAX since Pro Wrestling, Global Warming and Bristol Palin’s Vow of Chastity?

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GWC
GWC
5 years ago

Am not saying that zero institutional loyalty is necessarily a bad thing , though it seems a bit odd , but do think that ” money for athletics only ” institutional loyalty IS . However have been assured that the larger donors to athletics are usually also among the larger donors to the Journalism School , the Libraries , the Business School , the Arts & Sciences Foundation , the Dental School etc. In other words a school’s financial supporters usually support it in a number of ways , athletics included . Assume that would also be the case in… Read more »

Porcophile
Porcophile
5 years ago
Reply to  GWC

The only data I’ve ever seen on this subject were compiled at UNC in the late 1980s by the blue-ribbon faculty committee working on what came to be called “the Betts Report” (Doris Betts chaired the committee). As I recall, one of the report’s supporting documents looked at the 100 biggest givers to the “Educational Foundation” (i.e., the Rams Club) and the 100 biggest givers to the academic side of the university and found almost no overlap.
Maybe things have changed. You think?

Elrod
Elrod
5 years ago

Oh, I don’t know, BL. Seems like “It’ll all be over by Friday” still gets good mileage after almost 6 years.

Elrod
Elrod
5 years ago
Reply to  BobLee

You don’t recall one of the most blindly loyal comments made by your own buddy Dickie Baddour when asked when the original player disqualifications would be over?

Elrod
Elrod
5 years ago
Reply to  BobLee

Come on, BL. It’s a bit of humor. We all know you and Dickie aren’t exactly buds. And no, Lee and Todd aren’t mine; they came around long after my time. Besides, they never said anything worth remembering.

Jerry-H
Jerry-H
5 years ago

“…. as Bristol Palin’s Vow of Chastity” – Stop! No more calls. We DEFINITELY have a winner with that one. I can’t imagine you EVER topping that one.

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