There is no more sacred bovine in this
labyrinth of hire education than the
bellow of grades and then on top
of that: grade point averaging and
then on top of that: resume elaboration:
our signs & symbols of liberal arts
schooling—manifestations & embodi-
mental proof of industrialized learning.
Without out that bull at the heart of
our amaze-mental studies and leadership
programs, none of us would have any
authority, power, means of regulation,
control, attendance policy, points for
posters and speaking in class, system for
sorting and rating, recommendation and awards.
I’m just describing here. Not evaluating.
Anyone can improve my terms
Right this down.
It’ll be on the
I promise you.
that’s what makes it
all work top-down on
both sides of the desk.
Need we argue? Of course,
we must. Or what’s a college for?