January 13, 2010

A university degree in 5 minutes

Here's a classic SNL sketch featuring Father Guido Sarducci (played by comic Don Novello), whereupon he proposes how he will set up a college that educates and laureates its students all in 5 minutes. Some retro food-for-thought as our universities try and figure out how to solve their nearly immeasurable problems...

1 comment:

  1. I'd forgotten about Father Guido. I used to watch him on the Smothers Brothers.

    I've been following the plight of education for some now, and there have been some good ideas coming out of the TED conferences. Worth a peek.