The mark of higher education isn’t the knowledge you accumulate in your head. It’s the skills you gain about how to learn.
For years, I believed that anything worth doing was worth doing early. In graduate school, I submitted my dissertation two years in advance. In college, I wrote my papers weeks early and finished my thesis four months before the due date. My roommates joked that I had a productive form of obsessive-compulsive disorder. – Adam […]