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STARTING GATES
Harvard scholar Henry Louis Gates Jr. says personal success hinges on "inventing" oneself.


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THE IVORY TOWER RECONSIDERED
Robert Weisbrot, this year's Senior Teaching Award winner, reflects on the value and values of higher education.
ALTERNATE ROUTES
Up mountains, across oceans, through deserts: Colbians take the path of most resistance.
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Ed Waller '49
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