[rescue] Mainframe on eBay

Sridhar Ayengar ploopster at gmail.com
Wed Sep 21 13:53:12 CDT 2005

velociraptor wrote:
> On 9/21/05, Barry Keeney <barryk at chaoscon.com> wrote:
>>  Too many kids go into fields they like without understanding
>>the likely job market they'll enter with that degree.
> I disagree, entirely.  A university education is not intended to
> be trade school, though that is what everyone is trying to turn
> them into it seems.  Universities and colleges are supposed to
> be producing well-rounded individuals that can go into the world
> and make their way, whatever field they choose, not prepare
> individuals for a specific job in their chosen field.

Unfortunately, many secondary learning institutions are now turning out 
graduates who can't formulate coherent thoughts or sentences.

Peace...  Sridhar

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