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401 votes
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Is it acceptable to publish student names with the label 'stupid question', on a publicly-visible website?

153 votes
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Female students coming to office hours in overly revealing clothing

142 votes

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

139 votes
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How are Ph.D. applications evaluated in the US, particularly for weak or borderline students? Am I likely to get into school X?

136 votes

Do authors have to be politically correct in article-writing?

122 votes

In a formal paper, should I censor "brainf**k", the name of a programming language?

121 votes
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How to avoid being falsely accused of harassment by a student?

117 votes

What to do with a student coming to class in revealing clothing, to the degree that it disrupts the teaching environment?

104 votes

Should I decline a request to tutor a class I will be taking?

95 votes
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Is it ethical/acceptable to give a lighter penalty to students who admit to cheating?

89 votes

Any good way to tell a faculty candidate "We don't want you"?

89 votes
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What to do if a colleague is reviewing an unchanged paper that has been rejected before on my recommendation?

87 votes

What are the ethical implications of lying to get into a course?

87 votes

How to deal with students who submit their homework as an attachment to a completely blank e-mail?

83 votes

Is Obama's JAMA paper OK?

75 votes

Dean will not tell me what upcoming meeting is about. What do I do?

73 votes
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Does wearing a university t-shirt imply that the wearer is affiliated with the university?

69 votes
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Are PhD supervisors responsible for informing students about legal issues pertaining to research?

68 votes

How can a software developer best volunteer to help childhood cancer research?

66 votes

How to deal with a student who harasses the (inexperienced) teacher during class?

65 votes
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Visit to a different university - is it OK to bring my girlfriend along?

63 votes

Is it rude to take all the time allowed to make an offer decision?

60 votes

Dispute grade penalty for reading in class?

60 votes
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Paper rejection based on unfair review

59 votes
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How hard do early-career academics in the United States work, really?

56 votes
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What if a lecturer has to use the bathroom while on stage?

55 votes
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What's the meaning of "first-page-first order"?

54 votes
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What to do if a professor confused me with another student in a letter of reference?

54 votes

Renting a house to a graduate student in my department

53 votes

Student missing exam for “medical reasons”

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