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.
4. The fact that you are sort of bougie now.
While I wouldn’t argue that everything that is popular is good, I would argue that anything that’s popular is worth understanding.
21. That you are going to get closer to the undergraduates than you think…!
If someone can’t handle the STEM majors (Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics for those who aren’t familiar with the acronym), they have no business in college.
When people ask how the dissertation/book manuscript/article is coming along and you honestly don’t know because you haven’t touched it.
There are, of course, the first toddler-like steps you take when you fumble through words and sentence structures with all of the grace and nuance of a bull in a china shop.