"What doesn't it take?" he said. "The girls are running at anywhere from 10 to 13 miles an hour, the guys are somewhere around 20. So there's a lot of moving parts that happen when you're going through a zone."
I figured that I got a late start in solidifying my GPA, but as Dr. Mitchell explained, a 3.5 tells a different story from a student who started with a 4.0 and fell, than one who started with a 3.0 and persevered.