Opinion

Shaffer: Yale is not a trade school

September 15, 2009 • 27
Over the din of deferential students’ voices and the clomp of leather-soled shoes on the basketball court, one phrase was persistently repeated by the Yale alumni manning the Career Fair tables of some of the world’s most lucrative consulting firms and banks. “I haven’t used anything,” say our former classmates, now gelled and pin-striped, “that »