What does ‘Top Student’ mean anyway?
Over a week has passed by since I got back my undergrad graduation results. I was over the moon when I saw the 95% overall mark for my dissertation module and eagerly calculated my overall average. It was 84.29%. I know - it is not 85%. Just a gentle reminder to the UK marking system - above 70% everything is classified as a ‘First’ (A) and below it is a 2:1, 2:2 degree. On the day of our results, I was talking to friends about our results and celebrated. An hour later, I rec