Thursday, August 12, 2004

Why Higher Education?

Was reading a paper by the University of Chile about the challenges facing public higher education, particularly in a developing country.

I've written a short essay on the purpose of education, but now I wonder what the purpose of higher education is.

I also wonder how do we justify undergraduates like me ending up in a job in line with their degree, such as lawyers who became car salesmen (reported in the news a while ago).

I wonder...

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