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2. "I think there was a time Howard was better than Harvard"
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When the best option for every smart black person in the entire country was to go to Howard, I think it had the highest concentration of smart people in the country period.

But now Harvard has the ability to attract the smartest black people.

Text books might be all the same at all these schools but what separates schools IMHOP is peer group. Just being around the best and the brightest challenges you to be the best and the brightest.

BTW, I don't think Harvard has the best undergrad because it's too big and many of its class are being taught by grad students, and it's focus is it's grad school.

I think the best undergrad is a school that's more of a pure undergrad play like Princeton.


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white mans books are inherently more knowledgy. [View all] , Binlahab, Thu Mar-26-15 01:35 PM
 
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this is all wrong, but i'm still riding with you 100%
Mar 26th 2015
1
lawd my people. this must be how harriet tubman felt.
Mar 26th 2015
4
I'll give you "More" as in pure numbers
Mar 26th 2015
5
      but they SHOULD be @ Howard. thats the point
Mar 26th 2015
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RE: I think there was a time Howard was better than Harvard
Mar 26th 2015
10
'text books'...LOL.
Mar 26th 2015
11
depended on the class at GT
Mar 26th 2015
20
when was this time? lol
Mar 26th 2015
19
to be clear, my opinion on the matter is regarding MY child/ren...
Mar 26th 2015
3
I think this concept has been taken a little too far
Mar 26th 2015
7
i have family who graduated from lower ranked schools
Mar 26th 2015
9
      Yeah... to Bin's point though, USC isn't necessarily better than Howard
Mar 26th 2015
14
           probably. but i dunno.
Mar 26th 2015
16
naw.
Mar 26th 2015
8
Cornell West taught at Harvard and Princeton, not Howard and Hampton...
Mar 26th 2015
12
I am pretty sure Cornell West was a terrible instructor.
Mar 26th 2015
17
      He took a whole month off from classes to help with a presidential campa...
Mar 26th 2015
18
Nah they're not the same... at all
Mar 26th 2015
13
believe you I do not. more people you do need. - hatin ass yoda nm
Mar 26th 2015
15
Why Am I Always Defending My HBCU Education to Other Black People?
Mar 27th 2015
21
SPEAK ON IT!!!!
Mar 27th 2015
22
i dont know about hbcu's
Mar 27th 2015
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