Tech journalist Kara Swisher recently asked Facebook founder (well, depending on who you talk to) Mark Zuckerberg, “How was Harvard”?
According to Barron’s, his [roughly transcribed] response [emphasis added] was….
It was funny listening to Bill Gates yesterday tell how he never went to class. They have core curriculum; I was taking an art class about Rome and Augustus; I did not go to class all term; in reading period, I was planning on making it up, instead I built Facebook. Few days before the final I went to the course web site, downloaded the images, made Web site with an image of each piece of art work, and within half an hour, all the information on the artwork was there. I passed the course.