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B. Goddard
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244 votes

How can a TA help a student who is certain she sucks at programming?

111 votes
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Teaching a class likely meant to inflate the GPA of student athletes

101 votes

Is it ethical to tell my teaching assistant that I like him?

101 votes

How to deal with an abusively condescending professor?

95 votes

My student's family won't let her study what she wants

30 votes

Avoiding discussing a recommendation

26 votes

Should I intervene when a colleague in a different department makes students run laps as part of their grade?

25 votes

What to do if most of my students have switched to a better lecturer's class?

20 votes

I got accepted into a math PhD program but I don't feel adequate enough to attend

17 votes
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I have a proof of a result in number theory, shorter than the existing proofs. Can such results be published and how?

17 votes

Successful survival strategies for academic departments threatened with closure

15 votes

Is declining an undergraduate award which causes me discomfort appropriate?

14 votes

How to resolve grading dispute between TA and Lecturer?

11 votes
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Do grad schools google their students before acceptance?

11 votes

Why are exercises in US university classes graded?

9 votes
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How to ask student for more information in order to grant makeup final

8 votes

Double blinded review but the appendix contains author's name

7 votes
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Answering the "why do you want to do a PhD?" question

7 votes

How can I cope with withdrawal symptoms from addiction while pursuing my PhD?

7 votes

Received a mail from a collections agency

7 votes

Considerations When Serving on Thesis Committee

7 votes

Is there any problem with students seeing faculty naked in university gym?

6 votes

Can students maintain good relationships with instructors if they skip large numbers of lectures?

6 votes

How should one proceed when they receive no job offers after a considerable amount of applications?

6 votes

Professor won't give full credit for correct homework question

5 votes

Should I do a group project on my own? If so, how?

4 votes

What to do if I'm being bullied by students?

4 votes

My current PI is telling me that I am a very shy person and he is really pissed off, what I should do?

4 votes

What is the appropriate response to students who peek at the exam questions before the exam starts?

4 votes

Is there any point in keeping the paper versions of one's college diplomas?