Monday Minute, January 31, 2011
In my last Monday Minute, I outlined how we might absorb future budget cuts by growing tuition revenue, although how much depends, in part, upon how many courses our students take in this college versus others. There are many pedagogical reasons for our students to take non-CDES classes. However, we have had a negative balance of trade in recent years, with more of ... Read more
Adjacent to the existing site of this hybrid skateboard park / after school learning center are several transportation arteries, including a multi-lane parkway, minor surface roads, a light rail line, sidewalks, and a dedicated bike path. This scheme endeavors to subsidize the cost of the park by twisting the site's horizontal surface to the vertical position where it can be used as a billboard for paid advertising as well as a vertical skateboard ramp. The orientation of surface maximizes its exposure to the existing transportation arteries.