Schols Quota Debacle: The Price of Everything and the Value of Nothing

Ireland“‘Ever tried. Ever failed. No matter. Try again. Fail again. Fail better’. So wrote Samuel Beckett in his novella Worstward Ho. Yet should a present-day Beckett, elected a Scholar of Modern Languages in 1926, seek to apply his quote to Schols, he might be tempted to adapt his words: ‘Ever tried. Ever failed. No matter. Go home’ …” (more)

[Ryan Alberto Ó Giobúin, University Times, 25 January]

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