What is your dream school?

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What is your dream school?

Harvard
3
12%
MIT
7
27%
Princeton
5
19%
Stanford
2
8%
Berkeley
2
8%
Caltech
6
23%
Cornell
1
4%
Others (Please specify)
0
No votes
 
Total votes: 26

giga17
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What is your dream school?

Postby giga17 » Tue Jan 11, 2011 10:35 pm

If you could just pick ONE school that is guaranteed to accept you, which would be that dream school?

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WhoaNonstop
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Re: What is your dream school?

Postby WhoaNonstop » Tue Jan 11, 2011 11:23 pm

Harvard MIT Princeton, Satford berk cal corn

My personal preference, without being to any of the schools:

Stanford, Berkeley, Caltech - High Cost of living

MIT, Harvard - In Boston, don't like huge cities.

Princeton and Cornell - Princeton wins only because of smaller overall school body. I'd feel more comfortable in a smaller school.

-Riley

SSM
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Re: What is your dream school?

Postby SSM » Wed Jan 12, 2011 12:28 am

That one school in the Van Wilder movies.

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HappyQuark
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Re: What is your dream school?

Postby HappyQuark » Wed Jan 12, 2011 12:39 am

Berkeley

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YodaT
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Re: What is your dream school?

Postby YodaT » Wed Jan 12, 2011 1:37 am

CalTech. I know it has such a low female population (being I haven't dated in a year), but it is well-known for gravitational physics. Places like Princeton are also big on the mathematics of general relativity, but for some reason schools on the east coast just rub me the wrong way (I received a scholarship to attend a boarding school on the east coast back in high school and really didn't like the environment... might have just been the social-classes I was subjected to, but to me all schools out east give me that feeling). I'm from the west... I'll stick to the west.

Plus, walking through the same halls Kip Thorne and Feynman walked through would be amazing... they also have Sean Carroll :D .

vesperlynd
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Re: What is your dream school?

Postby vesperlynd » Wed Jan 12, 2011 1:54 am

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satyad18
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Re: What is your dream school?

Postby satyad18 » Wed Jan 12, 2011 7:26 am

@YodaT: You keep a DP of Einstein and forget Princeton..!? :)

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YodaT
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Re: What is your dream school?

Postby YodaT » Wed Jan 12, 2011 1:29 pm

satyad18 wrote:@YodaT: You keep a DP of Einstein and forget Princeton..!? :)


Oh, Einstein was at Princeton? I'm just a fan of his essay: http://www.bigissueground.com/politics/ ... lism.shtml .




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