Tuesday 28 March 2017

University heads are in denial

IN a world in which the rich suddenly become less rich and the poor grow ever poorer, the glittering prizes available to the people who run our universities seem quite extraordinary.

The €1.1m that the University of Limerick has spent, so far, on a luxurious new home for its president casts a whole new light on the world of academia.

Now we know what those spires were dreaming about all along.

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