Ed Driscoll

Great Moments In Higher Education

Welcome to the Zen of Yale: Many eastern religions practice meditation as a way of emptying the mind’s thoughts. Yale apparently believes that an empty mind is the sign of an elite education as well:

We now have the first generation of college students who have learned NOT to think; they don’t even allow certain thoughts in their heads.

Don’t miss the rest (via InstaPundit).

Elsewhere in the Ivy League, the New York Sun notes:

A paper recently co-authored by the academic dean of Harvard