Author Archives: Ken Dowell

You Call This a University?

Trump University 2005-2010 Continue reading

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Sheltering in Place with Nature

Garret Mountain Reservation Continue reading

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Let’s Social Distance and Quarantine Like It’s 1918

The doctors, deniers and poets of the Spanish flu pandemic. Continue reading

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RIP Seward Johnson, Sculpture Larger Than Life

Seward Johnson, 1930-2020 Continue reading

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All the Debt Without the Degree: A For-Profit College Case Study

The spectacular rise and fall of Corinthian Colleges. Continue reading

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Blame Ben Franklin: The History of For-Profit Colleges

The commercial for-profit college business is older than the United States itself. Continue reading

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The For-Profit College Industry: Dropouts, Debt and Padlocked Doors

Why the education-for-profit industry in the U.S. is tanking. Continue reading

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Painting on the walls, with social commentary

Vida Americana: Mexican Muralists Remake American Art Continue reading

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Treefall

In the forest, old trees give way to the new….. Continue reading

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The LBJ Enigma

The LBJ Museum and Library, Austin, Texas Continue reading

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