What's Your Major, and Does It Matter?

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Mick Jagger majored in economics. So did Paul Newman. Thurgood Marshall studied dentistry. And Brooke Shields? French literature. Guests talk about choosing a college major and what that has to do with the rest of your life.


Robert Franek, author of The Princeton Review's Best 357 Colleges

Paul Harrington, head of the Center for Labor Studies at Northeastern University; professor of criminal justice, Northeastern University

Will Shortz, puzzlemaster for NPR's Weekend Edition Sunday; puzzle editor of The New York Times

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