The Best Excuse of the Day
Professor David C. Wyld (firstname.lastname@example.org), the author of The Handbook of College Student Excuses, serves as the Merritt Professor of Strategic Management at Southeastern Louisiana University in Hammond, Louisiana. He is a management consultant, researcher/writer, publisher, executive educator, and experienced expert witness.
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“Oh god, this reminded me of my own ridiculously lame excuse, that my teacher kindly accepted. I was about 21 (therefore technically a 'mature' first year student) at McGill. I ran into the Canadian folk superstars Spirit of the West and ended up spending the whole night hanging out with them across Montreal, taking in the sights and ending it with 5am poutine. I had a discussion paper due the next morning in my cultural studies Film class. I told him the truth: ‘I spent the night hanging out with SOTW and don't have my paper. Can I bring it tomorrow?’ He said yes!”
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