Tag: undergraduate

140 Our teacher is encouraging us to use cracked software 2016-09-12T11:11:48.813

105 How to deal with arrogant e-mail of a student 2017-09-25T09:30:40.237

100 How can I prevent students from writing answers on an assignment, then claiming I didn't see their answer? 2017-11-08T16:42:02.087

73 Our instructor threw together freely available YouTube videos and Wikipedia articles instead of lectures. What should I do? 2017-10-24T19:37:37.407

70 How to explain a bad grade to a delusional student? 2013-04-08T07:50:07.313

64 In case of in-lecture quizzes, is it unreasonable to fail students who are late or absent? 2016-02-25T18:23:26.467

62 How can I tell my advisor that I'm not going to work for free? 2016-02-29T09:33:24.327

61 How to respond to a professor who was insulted by an email detailing mistakes in the exercise? 2017-01-29T11:11:22.207

60 Is it immoral to show new students how to use Wolfram Alpha? 2015-04-15T02:20:24.393

56 Why do undergraduate admissions in the U.S take into account nonacademic criteria? 2015-04-24T01:00:55.963

49 Why would a student go to a lecture at all if everything was in the book already? 2017-03-10T05:32:04.600

48 Is it ethical for a lecturer to require students to purchase an online learning kit where kit is used for course assessments? 2014-03-15T19:53:01.793

47 Is it unethical to accept extra time on exams when I still do well? 2014-04-16T20:58:27.800

46 Submitting to a journal as an undergrad but lying about academic status on bio 2016-12-31T04:26:40.433

44 Should I stay in school? 2012-03-17T00:03:00.400

44 OK to ask a professor at my institution with whom I have no previous relationship some questions relating to hobby-project? 2016-06-22T23:12:40.657

44 What does this professor mean by saying "I do not have time to respond" 2017-06-29T02:45:44.203

42 What do universities usually do with a student's graded final exams? 2015-10-17T06:18:19.453

41 Should I answer students' questions immediately or teach them to ask better questions? 2014-04-14T00:07:38.187

41 What to do when other professors place unfair demands on my students? 2014-11-15T16:33:17.147

41 I violated academic integrity unknowingly by sharing assignment resources with fellow student. What should I do? 2016-04-22T02:27:45.800

40 Doing all the simulations and plotting, do I deserve an authorship? 2014-03-11T19:17:25.017

40 Why didn't more people graduate with a college degree when it was "affordable"? 2015-12-07T20:55:58.553

40 Can a UK University prevent you from graduating due to an outstanding library fine? 2016-05-16T11:59:18.383

39 Professor gave me a higher grade than I deserved. What should I do? 2016-01-12T16:43:01.897

39 How to deal with inactive students in undergraduate projects? 2017-12-15T17:16:19.890

38 How familiar should you be with a topic before assigning it as a thesis to an undergraduate? 2014-09-16T09:34:01.527

37 How can I express "I can't find any papers written about this"? 2014-05-06T07:04:20.623

36 Is being an honors student really worth it? 2014-12-01T15:29:40.657

36 Department member forwarded complaint about professor to that professor 2018-01-28T06:13:39.203

35 Undergraduate not doing homework (case method) 2013-03-25T07:41:43.563

34 My undergraduate research advisor pressures me to work more hours than I want to, but I don't want to risk ruining the relationship. How to proceed? 2015-12-11T20:58:56.897

34 Does two lines of copied code constitute plagiarism? 2017-12-06T22:48:24.037

33 Is it rude to send my professor a link with teaching advice? 2017-05-03T17:21:52.423

32 Undergrad students grading other undergrads: ethical, professional, or even legal? 2015-12-06T15:45:47.933

32 What is the reason that once a student has passed a university course, the student cannot take the course again? 2017-10-19T07:57:34.337

31 Does the International Math Olympiad help research mathematics? 2017-03-14T03:26:32.277

30 How do I tell my advisor about mental health problems? 2015-07-02T04:54:37.997

29 What incentive does a professor have to allow a student to enroll in a course that is already full? 2017-04-26T21:35:59.497

27 How to deal with racial insensitivity in an academic environment? 2013-03-08T06:01:58.383

26 What are the impacts on learning of allowing students to eat in class? 2014-05-10T02:07:24.207

26 How should I handle students who ask questions that are "beyond the scope of the course" as a TA 2015-03-06T04:30:06.563

25 Attending graduate school at my undergraduate university 2012-02-17T12:30:55.530

25 Distance learning: taken seriously? 2013-12-16T23:11:01.797

25 How to pitch a research idea to a professor as an undergraduate? 2016-01-22T00:14:56.730

24 Coordination of a class taught by different professors: how to be fair to the students? 2012-08-26T18:51:08.810

24 Writing a letter of recommendation as a graduate student 2014-03-12T07:57:03.757

24 How to overcome changing undergrad course/university due to failure 2015-12-20T12:48:02.843

23 Having the knowledge of a graduate student but not having the degree requirements for graduate school? 2014-01-06T02:01:51.850

23 How do project supervisors address the "freeloading" problem in group projects? 2014-11-19T06:57:59.017

22 I attended a poorly ranked school for my undergraduate education. Will this affect my chances for a PhD in economics? 2012-12-13T18:24:41.707

22 How to do a good job of undergraduate advisement? 2015-03-01T14:40:25.310

22 How can an undergraduate be recognized for work done on a paper, with a fellow PhD student and a professor? 2017-11-12T22:18:07.333

21 Balancing between students who do homework and those who do not 2013-07-22T04:01:22.530

19 Attending university as an adult freshman 2012-05-04T03:02:19.977

19 Drawing Lines when Giving Ideas to Undergraduate Students 2013-03-08T10:39:18.903

19 How to Remain Competitive at a Mediocre University? 2013-07-20T01:44:44.790

19 What is the basic structure of American higher education? 2017-08-26T17:58:42.557

18 How will this departmental restructuring plan affect students and faculty? 2012-04-22T06:07:14.130

18 Graduate early with average GPA, or later with better GPA? 2012-08-01T02:13:31.070

18 How can I overcome the fact that I attend a weak undergraduate institution? 2015-12-20T20:34:07.640

18 Why do most talented children still enter college after the age of 18? 2016-04-14T15:13:23.047

17 Were there changes in approaches to undergraduate education in the 1970s or 1980s? 2012-07-09T14:42:46.273

17 How to teach my students to appreciate all fields of study? 2015-04-14T19:24:36.200

17 Requesting All Student's Grades From Professor 2016-05-26T15:01:52.603

16 Research on strategies for student recruitment 2012-06-27T21:33:54.047

16 Replacing tech reports: can we put good undergrad dissertations in arxiv? 2012-12-08T22:07:11.630

16 Is there any way to find Donald Knuth's undergrad/master's thesis? 2014-03-16T14:46:54.007

16 The Ethics of Preparing for a Course Long Before Actually Taking it 2014-08-25T06:02:47.643

16 Variation in drop dates, and effect on student outcomes 2014-08-28T03:42:17.050

16 How to investigate why students do not do their homework? 2014-10-25T07:50:24.643

16 Is it acceptable to submit more than one papers to a conference? 2014-11-09T16:05:47.877

16 Is it okay to grade some students harder because of their perceived potential? 2017-03-21T16:34:51.913

15 PhD in Germany after Bachelors 2014-01-22T04:39:47.773

15 How to obtain a fair recommendation letter from a professor who knows me via course, not research? 2014-02-05T20:36:51.450

15 Cons of graduating quickly 2015-04-18T00:55:24.950

14 How to fruitfully utilize faculty-student orientation sessions at institutes you don't want to attend? 2012-02-24T11:13:58.700

14 In a class with both graduate and undergraduate students, is it normal for a single grading curve to be applied for both groups? 2012-12-01T05:00:06.760

14 Is there an alternative to traditional exams? 2014-04-22T19:36:10.080

14 Is there a better measure of undergraduate academic performance than GPA? 2016-12-26T02:33:21.647

13 How to judge length of exams when teaching undergraduate engineering 2015-09-24T20:04:06.717

13 How can an undergraduate student conducting mathematical research with a professor expect to contribute? 2015-10-23T00:52:54.890

13 Should I be concerned about the validity of my degree if my peers in other educational systems seem to have more difficult exams? 2016-02-22T20:14:49.563

13 How normal is it to have published as an undergraduate? 2016-12-27T10:50:14.250

13 Exactly _what_ is different about being a graduate student vs. undergraduate? (Think: day-to-day) 2017-05-26T00:38:50.813

12 A better way to train future Theoretical Computer Science researchers 2012-04-03T12:51:08.307

12 How can I get the rights to my final year project? 2012-05-13T08:09:33.383

12 I am a 2nd year undergraduate student. What should I do now to prepare for my PhD? 2013-05-10T14:26:15.907

12 How might I improve my math department as an undergrad? 2013-06-20T23:23:08.207

12 Can I get a letter of recommendation from a professor who didn't teach me BUT I did research with? 2014-05-22T11:42:26.747

12 Is it acceptable to ask how a professor would like to be addressed through email? 2015-04-26T03:43:06.040

11 How to demonstrate mastery of courses not taken during undergraduation 2012-09-03T05:21:40.980

11 How do MIT OpenCourseware and real MIT courses compare? 2012-09-23T04:02:26.737

11 How can I change the assignments in the syllabus in a way that is fair to the students? 2014-03-27T00:19:05.460

11 Where to draw the line when giving feedback? 2014-07-14T08:52:28.193

11 What's the ethics of (paid) proof-reading college admission essays? 2015-05-20T16:33:03.797

11 What is a final undergraduate paper called in English? 2016-01-06T13:33:37.617

11 Students who want to take higher courses early 2016-12-08T22:40:35.200

11 How do I find a job that actually uses what I learned in school? 2017-10-12T14:23:36.503