The psychology Statistics I exam was a disaster for first year students this term. Only 30 percent of them passed.
Course evaluations say more about the weather than the quality of teaching, as far as statistics instructor Casper Albers is concerned. Yet they are used to determine which instructors should be given a permanent position. It’s time to stop using them.
‘Football should be fun again’, says RUG professor Gerard Sierksma. He created new rules which were applied to a friendly match between Groen Geel and The Knickerbockers. ‘The experiment was a success.’