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Summer school/ there areinimL places to study withoutQuite BrightEngineering Department
Summer school/ there areinimL places to study without constant disruptions by kid and tours. There are no library's open on weekend and during the week they all close early. There is no coffee available m weekends in any buildings. Why would any college, never mind an Ivy League school not have a library open on the weekend? During the last 4 weeks there have been two mugging a in the Harvard square area and security is never seen around campus. Security staff that are available can't call other buildings. This is a dangerous place waiting for something bad to happen before the staff it appropriately!!! This complaint is from a dissatisfied parent.
1st Year Female -- Class 2016
Faculty Accessibility: B+, Education Quality: F
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There is a big distinction from Harvard collegeQuite BrightBiology
There is a big distinction from Harvard college and the University. The College is for the Undergrad and all of Harvard's laurel's and reputation rest in the University. Note that almost 90% of Harvard's resources are put into the University-not the College. That said, Harvard does not care about the college.Professors are impossible to interact with and to access. You would be well advised to go to an elite school that focuses on the Undergraduate. I noticed my friends who were also admitted to Harvard College and chose schools like Williams, WUSTL, Rice, to name a few, learned more, were happier and ended up doing better. Ask any Harvard Undergraduate if they are really happy and you will hear "no", across the board. It's sad but you pay for the name not the education. The Graduate programs here, on the other hand, are amazing and worth their stellar reputation. There are people here who have never seen a minority in their lives-seriously.
3rd Year Female -- Class 2019
Useful Schoolwork: B, Education Quality: F
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Coursework was so-so.BrightPsychology
Coursework was so-so. Some professors were brilliant, others not so much. But the networking, adventures, experiences and mind-blowing opportunities were unprecendented.
Alumnus Male -- Class 2000
Starting Job: Teacher; Preparedness: D Reputation: A+
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