The professional-networking giant’s purchase of Lynda.com could allow it to do to colleges what Airbnb has done to hotels and Uber has done to taxis.
A Lasting Furor Over Rape
Administrators can offer support to victims, but colleges may not be equipped to decide whether a student committed sexual assault.
Despite the clamor, the real conversation about campus sexual assault has hardly begun.
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Colleges have used design thinking to improve their business practices. Now it’s being used to change what lies at the heart of an institution.
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