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Friday, April 23

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Jules I've been meaning to talk to you about that B+ you handed out last month . .
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Princeton Proposes Limits to Grade Inflation
New regulations would set a cap of 35 percent A's in all undergraduate courses at
Princeton. At Harvard, the university's undergraduate program has capped at 60%
the number of students who can graduate with honors.

A comparison of six Ivy League universities and Stanford reveals that Princeton's
grade distribution is hardly exceptional and reflects Ivy League and national trends. - data and trends