Archive for June, 2012

The critical link between education and the kind of world we have

I have been thinking for a couple of days about how many MBA and other narrowly “expert” people we elect now to government — engineers, medical doctors, etc., and how this might have produced or aggravated our divisive and gridlocked public conversation. The general idea is that a narrowing of the curriculum to produce experts […]

How and why not to get private student loans

Here is why you should not get a private student loan: Here is how you can avoid private loans, even if you were not wise enough in the beginning to choose parents who could pay for college: Do not go for one of the do it at your own pace, study at home, we will […]