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Page 64. " If you attend Harvard one year "

Established in 1636, Harvard is the oldest university in the United States. A private Ivy League institution, its wealth, history and prestige have made it one of the most famous educational establishments in the world. It is located in Harvard Yard in Cambridge, Massachusetts, and its main campus covers some 210 acres. Amongst its impressive roll-call of alumni are presidents John F. Kennedy, Theodore Roosevelt and Barack Obama; poets Wallace Stevens, T. S. Eliot and E. E. Cummings; and Nobel Prize winners George Minot, Henry Kissinger and James Tobin.


Harvard University, c1910
Public DomainHarvard University, c1910 - Credit: Library of Congress