Hard Lessons

Savage, John
August 2014
Texas Observer: A Journal of Free Voices;Aug2014, Vol. 106 Issue 8, p26
The author shares his observations from his visit to Everest Institute's Austin campus in Texas and discusses the history and evolution of educational predation, which the institute allegedly seems to practice. Topics cited include the lobbying efforts of Everest to gain profits, the expensive programs it is offering, and the suit filed against Everest's parent company, Corinthian Colleges Inc., in October 2013. A transcript of Senator Tom Harkin's report on for-profit colleges is presented.


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