Judith Scott-Clayton, assistant professor at Teachers College, suggests that offering college students too many choices leads to frustration and procrastination and proposes instead giving college students more structure. Because no one ever procrastinates in Core classes! (NYT)
Some schools pay their commencement speakers tons of money. Maybe POTUS should start having some bake sales? (NYT)
Advice to liberal arts majors who can’t find a job: Start tweeting! (NYT)
After a botched drug sting yesterday, US Immigration officials opened fire on an SUV outside a McDonald’s in midtown. Reported one bystander, ”I thought it was a movie being filmed.” (NYP)
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