The Making of an Activist Governing Board

  title={The Making of an Activist Governing Board},
  author={Michael N. Bastedo},
  • Michael N. Bastedo
  • Published 2005
Activist governing boards are a new, controversial, and empirically unexamined phenomenon in public higher education. Although a great deal of concern has been expressed by faculty and administrators about this change in philosophy among some governing boards, we actually know very little about the nature of this ideological shift or associated changes in organizational structure, process, or mission. This article addresses that gap by developing a case study of one of the most prominent… CONTINUE READING