Derek Bok

Derek Bok

Despite the hours spent debating different models of general education, the choices faculties make rarely lead to any significant difference in the cognitive development of undergraduates.More Derek Bok quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
For some students, especially in the sciences, the knowledge gained in college may be directly relevant to graduate study. For almost all students, a liberal arts education works in subtle ways to create a web of knowledge that will illumine problems and enlighten judgment on innumerable occasions in later life.More Derek Bok quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
Ever since economists revealed how much universities contribute to economic growth, politicians have paid close attention to higher education.More Derek Bok quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
The college that takes students with modest entering abilities and improves their abilities substantially contributes more than the school that takes very bright students and helps them develop only modestly.More Derek Bok quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
I think the minority students that we admit to Harvard are every bit as meritorious as the white students that we admit.More Derek Bok quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]

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