Daily Archives : September 14, 2014

On Grade Inflation: What’s in an “A”?

Often, it seems like there is nothing more consequential than one’s GPA. Our GPAs are inextricable from our transcripts; deeply related to our self-perception. From middle-schoolers vying to gain admission into high school, to graduate students trying to keep their…

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This Is Why Young People Don’t Vote

Young people don’t vote. Historically, as noted by the U.S Census Bureau, people in the 18-24 and 25-44 age range have always held the lowest voting percentage. The 56th Presidential election in 2008 saw the largest youth turnout since 1972…

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