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Do grades matter after graduation?

A student wrote to me, asking:

Do grades really matter after graduation? How do I not get too hung up on not getting As?

You need to ask yourself what are the grades for?

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Good Grades

The line between a rogue and a bastard can be razor-thin. In younger days, friends had schooled me on the finer points. No overt cruelty. No severe damage to the other person. 443 more words


Introduction to Druidry

Druidry looks to allow one to be fully creative, commune deeply with nature and gain access to profound wisdom.

There are three grades: bard, ovate and druid… 355 more words

General Druidry

Confronting the Tension between Being a Student and a Writer

Titian: Sisyphus
Sisyphus, oil on canvas by Titian, 1548–49; in the Prado Museum, Madrid.
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I worry about my students.

I worry, I think, well past the line of being too demanding in the same way being a parent can (will?) become overbearing. 1,354 more words


Stop the count! Students Attempt Presidential Method For Grading

By Marvin Irwin

“Stop the count!”

If you have said this phrase at some point during the past week or so, it is unlikely that you are able to read or pick up on satire. 423 more words

Campus Life

Walk In The Park

Wednesday Nov 4th

Emma, my friend from Carrickfergus, came to pick me up for a day out. We drove over to Stormont Estate to go walk their trails through the woods with her dog Trixie. 565 more words