Why an alternative higher education?

We at SAW are trying to offer a counter model to the $20,000/year art education.

What follows are some links about college, higher education and art school.  In progress.

How College Sold its Soul to the Market: https://harpers.org/archive/2015/09/the-neoliberal-arts/

http://www.alternet.org/how-higher-education-us-was-destroyed-5-basic-steps

http://www.e-flux.com/journal/an-artist-a-leader-and-a-dean-were-on-a-boat%E2%80%A6/

Radio Open Source, with Christopher Lydon: http://radioopensource.org/who-needs-college-anyway/

and: http://radioopensource.org/whats-the-matter-with-college/

and: http://radioopensource.org/chasing-the-dream-arts-school/

Busy Hands, Busy Brains by Joyce Lovelace |September 14, 2014 |Tags: Craft Education Research shows that the most accomplished scientists are likely to be craftspeople.

http://craftcouncil.org/magazine/article/busy-hands-busy-brains

Entire First-Year MFA class Quits in Protest: http://hyperallergic.com/207235/entire-first-year-mfa-class-drops-out-in-protest-at-the-university-of-southern-california/

 

 

7 Things That Doodling Does for You http://www.upworthy.com/7-things-that-doodling-does-for-you-that-will-probably-make-you-want-to-start-doodling-again?g=2&c=ufb1&fb_ref=Default