Humanities Professors, Stop Dressing Like Bums!

Robert Watts: “I secretly feared that my frumpiness lowered the quality of my teaching and cost me a certain amount of respect among my students. I feared that among my students were those who … thought: If I learn this stuff, do I have to grow up and look like him?” (And guess what happened when he started wearing suits in class.)

Source: The Smart Set 06/20/11