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Bone Quiz 12

This morning Antonio, one of the museum security guards, brought his young daughter and niece down to the basement so they could see me at work . 436 more words

Osteology

What is Causing Grade Inflation?

When I posted this wonderful graph about grade inflation (see below) Tracy came back with this thoughtful question:

 “Wow Doug!!! Those statistics are amazing. It kind of makes me wonder what goes on in college classrooms today—and why?

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Archaeology

Let's Talk About Sex (and Disability)

I will begin this with a disclaimer: my research does not focus on sex.  It’s simply not my area and, for whatever reason, the subject hasn’t pulled me in as a scholar.   1,304 more words

Disability

Do Grades Matter in Getting a Job? Not really, grade inflation!

“With the exception of something highly specialized like law or engineering—I would take an anthropology major or a liberal arts major any day of the week and teach them how to do the job and set them on the pace to a career—but with one caveat.

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Archaeology

How Many People Have US Anthropology Degrees? - The number might surprise you, or not.

We have just passed an important milestone in the life of an Anthropologist, graduation season. Starting in May and running through June universities in America will harvest a new crop of Anthropology graduates (Archaeology is a part of Anthropology in the US). 876 more words

Archaeology