Talk:Edward Harkness

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Harkness founded a sort of reverse version of the Rhodes Scholarship, where citizens of Britain and its Commonwealth were awarded fellowships to prestigious American universities. Alistair Cooke was a recipient; so was Harrison Birtwistle.

But I can't remember what the darn thing was called...

-- Paul A

I believe that is the Harkness Fellowship, and it's administered by the Commonwealth Fund. -- Someone else 06:42 Apr 30, 2003 (UTC)

Hampton University[edit]

Hampton University has a dormitory named after Harkness. I don't get why there isn't a section on the main article about this.

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