Topic: knowledge

Sweeney ’20: Stop trying to get straight A’s

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Sweeney ’20: Stop trying to get straight A’s

March 5, 2019 1 comment

Nearly anyone on campus would hesitantly admit that it is common to sacrifice learning to obtain A’s in class. Even those who deeply desire to learn will often constrain themselves to get good grades, especially due to pressure from top graduate schools and employers that offer the promise of status and wealth.