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Engineering vs. Arts Degree Joke

The graduate with a Science degree asks, “Why does it work?” The graduate with an Engineering degree asks, “How does it work?” The graduate with an Accounting degree asks, “How much will it cost?” The graduate with an Arts degree asks, “Do you want fries with that?” Context In a group discussion including college freshmen… Continue Reading »

The Engineer’s Constant – A Stereotype about Engineers

Item: The engineer’s constant is 3.  We don’t need to be accurate so we round e to 3 and pi to 3, and also g is 10.   Context: I collected this piece from a physics lab partner who is also an astronautical engineering major at the University of Southern California.  Some of our calculations… Continue Reading »