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Harvard challenges students to think big

Solution to a global problem will get a $100,000 prize

Harvard University’s president, Drew Faust, is posing a $100,000 challenge to students, asking them to find ways to solve big global problems.

Enterprising undergraduate and graduate Harvard students who are interested in social issues will be eligible for the President’s Challenge , a contest to create entrepreneurial solutions to global challenges, the university said yesterday.

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