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 The most passionately stated majority opinion of our representative group is that it's better to be the best college than to be a minor university; there was some consensus on the opposite minority opinion as well. The passionate decision is based on our original social obligation to train job ready, informed citizens not to coddle unmarketable,​ unemployed philosophers. ​ The most passionately stated majority opinion of our representative group is that it's better to be the best college than to be a minor university; there was some consensus on the opposite minority opinion as well. The passionate decision is based on our original social obligation to train job ready, informed citizens not to coddle unmarketable,​ unemployed philosophers. ​
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-{{::yoda.png?​nolink&​200 |}}But here's the hitch, and the reality of our situation. The train has left the station and, going further into the metaphor, the College President is the Robber Baron railway tycoon. ​ Yes, we are the railroad; we keep the trains running and get the passengers to their destinations. But the President draws the rail lines on the map, for now. +{{yoda.png?​nolink&​200 |}}But here's the hitch, and the reality of our situation. The train has left the station and, going further into the metaphor, the College President is the Robber Baron railway tycoon. ​ Yes, we are the railroad; we keep the trains running and get the passengers to their destinations. But the President draws the rail lines on the map, for now. 
    
 The topography has changed since we embarked on Jeff’s and Mary's and Steven'​s and their BoG's Journey. We've swelled from 350 full time Profs to almost 550, while still maintaining our 500 Prof partial-load contingent, and in only five years. This is while "​all"​ the other Ontario colleges barely maintain, on average, their status quo of unionized teachers. ​ The topography has changed since we embarked on Jeff’s and Mary's and Steven'​s and their BoG's Journey. We've swelled from 350 full time Profs to almost 550, while still maintaining our 500 Prof partial-load contingent, and in only five years. This is while "​all"​ the other Ontario colleges barely maintain, on average, their status quo of unionized teachers. ​
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