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Truthfully, when I first received the e-mail with the heading Academic Rigor (inviting me to write this essay), I thought the message would contain an advertisement for one of those pseudo-wonder pills which claim to remedy deficiencies in such thiemory recall or attention span – some way to increase antioxidants or neuron transmitting potential. Academic Rigor: A Panacea for What Ails Education Today. In our culture, multimillion-dollar industries revolve around such myths – the “quick-fix” for difficult issues.
©2005 Darek Benesh
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"Academic Rigor and How I Failed College Chemistry,"
UNIversitas: Journal of Research, Scholarship, and Creative Activity: Vol. 1:
1, Article 11.
Available at: https://scholarworks.uni.edu/universitas/vol1/iss1/11