Weinberg writes opinion piece for The New York Times

The first thing freshmen should know is that college is never what one expects. The summer of 1950, before I went to Cornell, I was working as a bellhop at a hotel in the Adirondacks. One day the mail brought me a Cornell course catalog. Reading it between carrying guests' bags was for me like reading the menu of a good restaurant would be for a starving man.

Steven Weinberg, a professor of physics at the University of Texas at Austin, has been teaching since 1958.

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