May 23, 2007

Reason #17 Why I Love My Job

Missy wrote a paper about an experiment she conducted comparing the relative upper-body strengths of males and females (with a baseball vs. softball debate as the foundation). In the Real Life Applications portion of her abstract, she wrote the following:


Bonus points to any student who mentions an obscure Baltic sport in her final science paper!!! A+!!!

8 comments:

Osbasso said...

It's good to see that you can succumb to the obvious brown-nosing abilities of your students! Mine had me pegged within the first week of classes!

tkkerouac said...

great blog!

Edge said...

There should be a hall of fame for papers like this.

~Jef

Marisa said...

She sure does thank a lot of people. Did she win an Oscar?

B.E. Earl said...

I like the previous section where she mentions that boys can hit a softball because "they are used to small balls". Brilliant.

Madge said...

This is priceless.

jamwall said...

I carry hefty woman on shoulders for proud country of Estonia!

Bill said...

I'm wondering now about how much Estonian women weigh.

Kudos to your brilliant student.