University heads are in denial
Published 29/01/2010 | 05:00
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.