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ACKNOWLEDGE THE TRADE-OFFS.

At another of the Claremont network of colleges, Harvey Mudd, there's self-analysis about the consequences of diversity for its own sake.  Perhaps the bigger gripe is among the students, with the work load.  For instance, “Play is not an institutional value here.”  Playing with ideas is hard work, and what better way to achieve unity in diversity than to set tasks too big for any one student alone to handle?

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