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Dr. Seuss Studied at the University of Oxford and Planned to Become a Professor There. However, He Dropped Out When He Realized His True Passion for Drawing

Theodor Seuss Geisel was a popular children’s author and cartoonist. He is well-known for his work illustrating over 60 books under his pen name, Dr. Seuss. But did you ever wonder why he left Oxford University in the first place? Dr. Seuss attended Oxford University to study English to become a professor there, but he …

Dr. Seuss Studied at the University of Oxford and Planned to Become a Professor There. However, He Dropped Out When He Realized His True Passion for Drawing Read More »

Dartmouth (and a few other schools) makes all its students pass a swim test before the graduate, so that they won’t drown and waste their education.

Into the Deep End: Dartmouth’s Swim Test A closer look at Dartmouth’s swim test and what faculty and students on campus think of the issue Decades ago, many colleges required students to pass a swim test in order to graduate. Today, only a few cling to this tradition, Dartmouth being one of them. Dartmouth’s swim …

Dartmouth (and a few other schools) makes all its students pass a swim test before the graduate, so that they won’t drown and waste their education. Read More »