Harvard Considers Reinstating Physical Education Requirement

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Fewer than 40 percent of universities have a physical education requirement, and studies show that fewer than half of American college students get enough exercise. But there’s a move at Harvard to revive its physical education requirement, which was dropped years ago.

Carey Goldberg of Here & Now contributor WBUR reports.

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