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Topic - Dean Minow
Harvard Law School's chapter of the Federalist Society recently hosted a conference addressing intellectual diversity in law school. Martha Minow, dean of the Harvard Law School, issued a statement at the conference professing Harvard Law's commitment to intellectual diversity.
Dean Minow quoted John Stuart Mill in support of the instrumental reasons for intellectual diversity, and expressed her belief that Harvard should be a model of honest and civil engagement on contentious issues.
In her comments, Dean Minow stated that "it would be wonderful if one did not have to leave Harvard Law School to discover objections and improvements [to one's arguments]."