When I was in high school, I wrote quite a few letters to my local newspapers. The Daily News published a few, but I don't think I ever cracked the Los Angles Times. Until yesterday. Highlight from my piece in the Opinion column:Almost everyone pays lip service to the glories of education, but actions speak louder than words. Ponder this: If a student wants to study at Princeton, he doesn't really need to apply or pay tuition. He can simply show up and start taking classes. As a professor, I assure you that we make near-zero effort to stop unofficial education; indeed, the rare, earnestly curious student touches our hearts. At the end of four years at Princeton, though, the guerrilla student would
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