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US first daughter rebels, sort of, by choosing Harvard University

Malia Obama has made her much-awaited choice apparently disregarding her parents' counsel that she need not select a school with a big name and reputation

Mr Obama, with his daughters Malia and Sasha and wife Michelle, returning to the White House from their Hawaiian vacation on Jan 3.

Freshmen typically live in Harvard Yard, the university's historic centre.


SO MUCH for US President Barack Obama's fatherly advice on college.

Malia Obama, his older daughter and perhaps the nation's most scrutinised and sought-after college applicant, has opted to attend Harvard University beginning in the autumn of 2017, apparently...

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