The Eyes of Texas shows the risk of being beholden to donors
If donors don't respect your students or your institutional mission, you don't HAVE to ask them for money. Especially if you're already rich!
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The must-read story from yesterday came from the brilliant Texas Tribune, who obtained copies of all sorts of emails sent to the University of Texas administration over the Eyes of Texas controversy. It is absolutely worth reading completely.
If you want a quick primer on the Eyes of T…