Archive for August 17th, 2007

Update: As I was completing this post, U.S. News & World Report, released their 2008 university rankings. I guess it’s as good a time as any to get in on the blogosphere chatter. Part of the motivation for this blog is to document the academic differences between the US and UK. In the past I’ve […]


Eh, Levels?

17Aug07

Yesterday results of the UK’s Advanced Level (A-Level) exams were announced, prompting a blip of excitement among university-bound British students and my own sympathetic blip of curiosity. In case I haven’t mentioned it before, the exam culture in the UK (and perhaps the rest of the world) is a bit more pronounced than in the […]