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An Engine of Class Mobility

A major strength of Harvard is its ability to enable students to improve their socioeconomic standing, and that should be preserved.
8.19.11

Tackle the Big Issues

Harvard needs to structure its research and teaching around several of the world’s leading social and economic problems.
8.19.11

“Wonder in the Bewilderness”

Academic freedom for students should mean the freedom to study what they want, without regard to categories or rigid boundaries and rules.
8.19.11

Tutors: Good, and Cheap

The House tutorial system effectively educates undergraduates on a small intimate scale and should be strengthened.
8.19.11

Nontraditional Students Surge

In the future Harvard will serve nontraditional students, both on- and off-campus, in much greater numbers than traditional ones.
8.19.11