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Grade Inflation in UK Archaeology

Over the last few days I have been writing about grade inflation and how it affects job prospects and the causes of it. The reason I have been writing about grade inflation is because I took a look at the data from the UK and found it in Archaeology degrees. 699 more words

Archaeology

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