USA Today‘s piece really needs no comment. McPaper is advising its readers to take a long, hard look at places that limit the number of As that can be given out, like Princeton. It hurts your self-esteem to get a B, and makes it tougher to get into graduate school. Even the possibility of not getting an A might be so stressful that you can’t enjoy your college experience.
Okay, one comment. How many Prinecton-bound students take their career advice from USA Today?