The only way to know is to learn, relearn and unlearn.
Seventy-five percent of students visiting the Cowell Health Center at Stanford University describe themselves as “sexually active.
Graduate study is an intensive education. You have to be diligent and determined from the beginning to the very end.
I did not know of any single soul who succeed in life without a mentorship.
Education is political.
lectures broke into one’s day and were clearly a terrible waste of time, necessary no doubt if you were reading law or medicine or some other vocational subject, but in the case of English, the natural thing to do was talk a lot, listen to music, drink coffee and wine, read books, and go to plays, perhaps be in plays…
Make ourselves attractive to students?” said the Archchancellor. “Mr Stibbons, the whole idea of a university is that it should be hard to get into.
Many things went on at Unseen University and, regrettably, teaching had to be one of them. The faculty had long ago confronted this fact and had perfected various devices for avoiding it. But this was perfectly all right because, to be fair, so had the students.
Did he talk about silos?
I couldn’t bring myself to call him either “Bill,