The College Admissions Process II

As I continue my tour through college Admissions Offices, I thought I would add some more insights to my last post. During my two hours with members of Duke’s Admissions Office, I asked questions like these: How do you decide whom to admit between so many outstanding applicants? What’s your … Continue reading

Entrepreneurial Spirit and the Future

A while ago, a reporter from the Times of India called to interview me. She asked: “Is developing an entrepreneurial spirit important for schools to engage in; and if so, why?” Here’s what I said: “Absolutely. An entrepreneurial spirit is a critical objective of a relevant education today.” I then went on to share much of what … Continue reading