“Our responsibility remains to select the best of diverse students, so that they may come here and learn from each other. To ensure that they balance learning and effort of mind, spirit, talent and body. To fire in them a lifelong desire for learning and moral reasoning and action. To inspire them to do what the college was founded for—to enlighten, care for and advance society as a whole, within and beyond our borders.
A map displaying some results from the 2006 Mexican presidential election, in which the two leading candidates had very similar numbers of votes. However, their bases of support have very different income characteristics, which is also shown on the map for comparison.
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