In college you are taught that all opinions are equally valuable. In grad school, you are taught that all opinions can and should be heard, but they are not all of equal importance.
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.