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Srigley's Open Letter to parents of students across North America

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https://lareviewofbooks.org/essay/dear-parents-everything-you-need-to-know-about-your-son-and-daughters-university-but-dont

 

An interesting read, even though it's kind of long. Applies mostly to non-STEM faculties, but I think it's slowly creeping in regardless...

 

Anyway, to follow up: http://calgaryherald.com/opinion/columnists/cooper-signs-of-mediocrity-are-everywhere-at-universities

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**** that's a long article

 

reminds me of that meme that shows wwii vs 2015 where in 1944 kids were storming Normandy facing death while today kids are worried about their university hurting their feelings

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University "education" is in the **** Nowadays anyway.

Exactly - unless you are in STEM but grade inflation is definitely an issue.

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