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April 26, 2009

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Harvard: Notes from a banana republic Elections for Harvard's Board of Overseers are usually low-key affairs. But this year, an e-mail to alums from board chairman Roger W. Ferguson Jr. emphasizes the board's "remarkable mix of candor and collegiality." Another, from the Harvard Alumni Association, stresses the care the nominating committee took to find candidates "well-suited to the University's priorities ... (Full article: 394 words)

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