A group project team meeting in public for less than 30 minutes to passive aggressively assign roles for a semester-long group project as the “team leader” falls asleep on a bench.
The way people communicate has been drastically changed. The educational system has also evolved, but the principles of essay writing seem stuck in a distant era.
I remember the first time I was captivated by a book. It was in first grade, when I checked “The White Cat” out of the library.
There’s a swift rise in online universities.
Statistically, you are 10-20% more likely to be accepted into a UC if you are White, Asian, or Latino/Chicano. Why is this the case?
2. Thinking you don’t have to try that hard because you’re intelligent.
Kierkegaard was a man with well-developed deltoids like Magic Mike.
He is a old man, occupying a powerful place in academia, who has a penchant for young, inexperienced women.
And anyone who thinks they have all the answers can actually, legitimately, go and kick rocks.
A life as a professor is nice work if you can get it (cc cultural theorist Andrew Ross), but as with anything that sounds too good to be true, there’s a catch.