Prizewinning Author and Nevada Native Writes about Rural Students

In an op-ed column for the New York Times, Claire Vaye Watkins explains the challenges faced by talented rural students when considering college education and their futures.   She explains that higher education might have something to learn from the recruiting tactics of the military:

http://www.nytimes.com/2013/03/29/opinion/elite-colleges-are-as-foreign-as-mars.html?_r=2&