The camaraderie and confidence that women's clubs foster can mitigate the social imbalance of the dominant male clubs, and do more for young women than hewing to the calls for co-ed clubs, or abolishing them altogether
Most of us assume that Harvard's tax-exempt status is related to education. But I suppose, if one is a hammer, everything else looks like a nail.
Standardized tests are only one of the many factors that we use in our whole-person approach to evaluating applicants. We will continue to monitor regularly the effect of all standardized tests including the new SAT.
The world-changers that the author wishes to see ought to seek to do the greatest good for the world, not only in the years immediately following graduation but also over their entire lives.
Instead, as a means of preserving the past, why not rename buildings after former slaves or historical figures who have fought for justice?
The few women who succeeded in climbing male-dominated ladders did so at huge personal sacrifice. They overcame great hostility and gave up much in the process. If today these gray-haired citizens have amassed some money after all they have done, they should not be criticized for it.
Any article about activism at HLS should include at least some reporting on the most prominent, committed, and effective activist on its campus—Dean Martha Minow herself.