Peter Thiel’s view of higher education and an interesting rebuttal by Vivek Wadhwa entitled Friends Don’t Let Friends Take Education Advice From Peter Thiel.
Read his article carefully, he really does have good points about the cost of education, especially when it comes to the “brand name” schools. A quarter of a million dollars for your education? Crazy? Yes, but it may set you up for life if it means being connected to the right people at Harvard…
These issues are not as simple as they may seem at the outset. Personally, I don’t think either of them are 100% right, but read what they have to say!