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The Power Broker: Robert Moses and the Fall of New York - Part 1, Chapter 2 Robert Moses at Yale Summary & Analysis

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Part 1, Chapter 2 Robert Moses at Yale Summary

Robert Moses enrolls at Yale in 1905 just as he always said he would. He is two years younger than the others in his class. Eventually his classmates come to respect him for his scholarship and academic ability. His poems and short stories win him a spot on the editorial board of the Courant. He joins the swim team and is elected manager in his junior year. He campaigns for the establishment of a sports association that would share funds among the different campus sports and the Yale University Minor Sports Association is created in 1908. He becomes president of a literary club called the Kit Cat Club and makes Phi Beta Kappa.

Part 1, Chapter 2 Robert Moses at Yale Analysis

Moses is a loner, partly because of his age. Even when he living in the...

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