Big rewards, less job security for college leaders

Thursday, July 5, 2012 | 5:32 p.m. CDT; updated 10:14 a.m. CDT, Tuesday, July 10, 2012

Helicopter parents, impatient trustees, overworked professors, entitled athletics boosters and deeply partisan lawmakers with little cash to spare. It's enough to make people wonder why anyone would want the job of college president.