Derek Bok

Derek Bok

I suspect that no community will become humane and caring by restricting what its members can say.More Derek Bok quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
Colleges and universities, for all the benefits they bring, accomplish far less for their students than they should. Many students graduate without being able to write well enough to satisfy their employers... reason clearly or perform competently in analyzing complex, non-technical problems.More Derek Bok quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
There is far too much law for those who can afford it and far too little for those who cannot.More Derek Bok quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
Early admission programs tend to advantage the advantaged.More Derek Bok quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
Efforts to develop critical thinking falter in practice because too many professors still lecture to passive audiences instead of challenging students to apply what they have learned to new questions.More Derek Bok quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]

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Austin Osman Spare Anyone is capable of anything (will plus belief is ability) if they themselves create the opportune moment and incentive. Heaven gives no genius to disbelievers and no vengeance worse than the body denied. [03/29/2018 05:03:36] More