Kenneth Elzinga
School:University of Virginia
Department: Economics
Location:Charlottesville, VA
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Not very engaging. lectures start to seem boring and monotonous
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Pros: Good orator and pretty good teacher. He is very interesting
Cons: He makes very tricky tests
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Not for visual learners. You must take notes almost entirely on what he says only.
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Pros: Good lecturer, connects much of the material to current events
Cons: Too abstract theoretical and tests are harder than expected. They really combine a lot of elements and one must REALLY master the material to do well on them.
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Pros: Quizzes boost your grade
Cons: Final is made to be failed!!
Elzinga was ok. not all hes hyped up to be. be ready to work.
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Pros: world famous professor
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Pros: Awesome top-notch professor
It is easy to see why students love him
Great professor, friend
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Pros: interesting subject material for the most part
Cons: elzinga is a bit overrated as a teacher
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good
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Pros: lectures easy to follow
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Pros: elzinga is really cool
Cons: class is too big
final is really hard
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Pros: Great lecturer
Cons: Very hard exams
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Pros: Interesting teacher
Cons: Terrible TA's
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Pros: He knows what he is talking about. He is also pretty funny.
Cons: His lectures can get pretty boring and may seem like he is talking about nothing.
Great class, I recommend you take this class
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Pros: Elzinga is an amazing professor. He is very good at explaining things. His lectures are never boring.
Cons: His tests are kinda sorta really hard.
Do take this class! I love Elzinga.
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Pros: Very approachable and kind.
Also relay information well.
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Pros: yes
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Great professor. Just attending his lectures is fun.
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Great professor, but the TAs sometime stink!
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Arguably the best and most respected teacher at UVA. The students love his class, although his exams are hard.

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