Tongue in cheek commentary on unnecessary truth in university papers

Professors and educators are using the haphazard way in which truth was handled during this recent election season to satirize its importance in writing college essays.

Just take a look at Professor Daveena Tauber’s open letter to her students titled “Post-Election College Paper Grading Rubric”. It begins with:

Dear Students,

Because I can no longer claim with any credibility that reading, writing, and critical thinking are essential skills for 21st-century success, I have revised the grading rubric for your papers accordingly. Effective January 20, 2017.

Read more at McSweeney’s Magazine.

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