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    Intelligence Squared Debates @ CIW

    Wednesday, Oct 12, 2011 6:00 - 8:00 PM @ Venue Six Ten at the Spertus Center
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    Henry Bienen
    President Emeritus, Northwestern University
    Charles Murray
    Author of AEI Article, Are too many people going to college?
    Peter Thiel
    Managing Partner, Founders Fund
    Vivek Wadhwa
    Entrepreneur Turned Academic

    Too Many Kids Go to College: The herd mentality that assumes college is the only path to reaching one?s full potential is under fire. Student loan debt has surpassed credit card debt, unemployment for those with bachelor?s degrees is at an all-time high, and entrepreneurs like the founders of Facebook and Microsoft prove that extraordinary success is possible without it. But recent studies show that college is economically beneficial even to those whose jobs don?t require it. Is it still the best way to ensure social mobility, or is America?s love affair with higher education unjustified?

    Wednesday, Oct 12, 2011 6:00 - 8:00 PM
    Venue Six Ten at the Spertus Center
    610 South Michigan Avenue, Chicago, IL 60605
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