The Enemy Within – why the narrative about universities and students went so wrong

The headlines about universities over the last year have been tough to read. They reveal a sad truth. That the higher education sector, for all its strengths, has lost its ability to tell a coherent story about itself.

The sector and its leadership are now suffering a collective crisis of moral authority, a crisis of leadership, and a crisis of identity.

That’s because they are under attack from across the political spectrum.

In this blog, Mark Leach tries to get under the skin of why this https://mobile.twitter.com/markmleach happening and how university leadership must respond.

This is a great blog on the importance of storytelling and narrative in changing circumstances and provides a model for all of us who feel passionate about their cause.

https://wonkhe.com/blogs/the-enemy-within-why-the-narrative-about-universities-and-students-went-so-wrong/

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