And The Winner Is ……..

The University of Maryland! In the annual Collegiate Turf Bowl, that is. The Washington Post has the details.

These students will probably land decent jobs, I would suppose. Working on the turf at, oh, Cypress Point sounds pretty appealing.

On the other hand, could they have learned about good grass and weeds without a four-year degree? Has a college degree become mandatory for young people who want to work on golf courses or other manicured lawns?

George Leef — George Leef is the director of research for the John William Pope Center for Higher Education Policy. He holds a B.A. from Carroll College (Waukesha, Wis.) and a J.D. from ...

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