The father of Saige Kratenstein, a college student in the marketing department of the University of Maryland in the United States, passed away because of the new crown pneumonia. on time) made her feel sad, because professors in other subjects agreed to let her postpone her homework.
According to NBC reports, Saige posted a ruthless letter on Twitter, after she reported the bereavement of her father to the professor, the professor responded, “Try to hand in your homework on time.
Treat all students the same, because there are many people who are also faced with difficult situations. Concentrating on your homework can make you distracted without thinking too much. ” Saige’s tweets received hundreds of responses from netizens. Many people think that the professor’s response is too cold And sympathized with her experience. “Absolutely disgusting and disrespectful … This is the only thing she can do for you”, “This is absolutely disgusting, I regret your loss of your love”, “Tell us this professor “, So that we can bomb her correctly”, “This is absolutely evil, report to the dean and principal”, “Who is she, let me call her to talk about the basic truth of doing things”.
It is reported that the incident has attracted the attention of the University of Maryland. In response, the school not only assisted in communication and extension of homework, but also helped arrange accommodation and provide students with psychological and emotional health support services.