Or for hiring from Harvard
I love your stories, but the basic question of "Are legacy admissions fair" is unaddressed.
I would love to contribute (spontaneously) to your work, but there is no such option. I am not in a position where I can promise to pay a monthly or annual fee for your words.
Another great essay! Brands writes "Maybe you can find another Reed College dropout like Steve Jobs." Another example would be Univ. of Texas dropout Michael Dell. I remember reading an article on Michael Dell. The author quoted Dell's dad as saying to his son: "If you don't finish school, you'll never amount to anything."