I have moved some threads to the Actuarial Science University section, in the general discussion area. The questions were related to actuarial education, although not necessarily about university programs.
If anyone has a suggestion for a more reasonable place to put these questions about education, please comment here. Thanks.
Carol Marler, FSA, MAAA, A Dedicated Actuary
Just My Opinion (Although this statement is my opinion, and I am an actuary, it's still not a statement of actuarial opinion, and you really shouldn't rely on it.)
Updated quotes Apr 4:
Originally Posted by Arthur Kade
Actuaries (as a general rule) are uniquely UNqualified to work with derivatives.
Originally Posted by Dr T Non-Fan
learning what the data are, what they mean, why they are plural, etc.
Originally Posted by SamTheEagle
StompStomp kept saying "Happy Day!" rather than Happy Birthday. It was cute.
Originally Posted by Buck
Machines do not make human-errors but make machine-errors; humans do not make machine-errors but make human-errors ... even when the technology is there, it'd be a tough call as to which makes driving safer.