'Really refreshing and old-fashioned'
What could they be talking about? Summer jobs for college-bound kids.
... Only 25 percent of Tufts applicants have ever worked? Well, good for Tufts and Smith for pushing summer jobs as a virtue and recognizing the outright resume-stuffing scams that some applicants now tout. ...Update
-- More on the academic front: Antioch College is no more.
... Here's its famous '93 sexual consent rules
and an updated version.
For some reason, the Antioch guidelines bring to mind earnest Roman Catholic bishops furiously scribbling down their thoughts and rules on carnal sex. ...Update II
-- The guidelines also bring to mind the old saying about how a beautiful mountain-vista view can be wrecked if you stopped to think it's nothing more than a series of light particles bouncing off the retinas of your eyes. ...