Duke University is eliminating 8 a.m. classes and trying to come up with other ways help its sleep-deprived students, who too often are struggling to survive on a mix of caffeine, adrenaline and ambition. The school is also considering new orientation programs this fall that would help freshmen understand the importance of sleep.How about this alternative? If they don't show up for class... they fail.
Tuesday, April 20, 2004
Duke University cuts out 8 a.m. classes