On Sunday morning, 398 pairs of hands thrust through the White House fence and bound themselves with white plastic zip-ties to the iron bars in… Continue Reading »
Letters to the Editor
Ron Rebholz was not just an inspiring teacher of Shakespeare. He was throughout his years at Stanford a principled, courageous political activist who challenged the University to live up to its highest ideals, and regularly found it all too often a failure. You could write a good history of Stanford by following the life of Ron Rebholz.
Our system of higher education has a distinctly American flavor replicated nowhere else in the world. It is predicated on the belief that an education should simultaneously improve one’s own life and make the world a better place to live in.