Of Course Harvard's Larry Summers Hates The Thiel Fellowship

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http://techcrunch.com – Editor’s note: Darrell Silver, a mentor for The Thiel Fellowship, and Dan Friedman, a Thiel Fellow from the inaugural class, are the founders of Thinkful, which provides one-on-one adult education online. The former President of Harvard doesn’t like the Thiel Fellowship. In his shoes, neither would we. A program that asks the best and brightest from top universities to pursue their interests outside Harvard’s hallowed campus walls? Larry Summers’ critique of the Thiel Fellowship as “single most misdirected bit of philanthropy in this decade” is predictable and thick with vested (IT news)