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As hundreds of venerable institutions of higher education limp along, struggling to pay their bills, a new breed of innovative, activist college presidents are rethinking the business of education
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Michaels, the venerable arts-supplies store, has crafted one of retail's most unlikely comebacks by transforming its stores and—gasp!—ignoring ecommerce
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