Founder of Gallatin Might Not Fit Well in a Gallatin Classroom

In NYU News, extra, New York City by ProfLeave a Comment

Herbert London, founder of the Gallatin School of Individualized Study, held a highly contested discussion on Tuesday during a meeting of The Review and Debate Series, as students weren’t keen on his views on foreign policy.  London founded Gallatin in 1972 as a program within NYU with the idea in mind that students should read 87 key texts from Western scholars to obtain the ability to cross disciplinary borders. He later worked heavily in conservative think tanks and now runs his own London Center for Policy Research. Throughout the discussion, London remarked that opinions on college campus are too homogenous.  Read more.

Print Friendly, PDF & Email

Leave a Comment