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The down side of 'influencer' status

Mar 15, 2019 - Chicago Tribune

To paraphrase Mayor Rahm Emanuel, never let a good celebrity crisis go to waste.

Particularly when you can use it to collect parental talking points, like little pearls snatched from a celebrity crisis oyster. And this college cheating scandal is going to be the oyster that keeps on giving.

There are countless essential threads to pull and explore in this story: How do we fix a higher education system that has, for far too long and in far too many ways, been influenced by money and c...