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The idyllic image of the college classroom shows a wise, old, gray-haired gentleman in a three-piece suit camped behind a rostrum, pontificating on his narrow field of expertise at great length and detail, while possibly hundreds of eager students note his every nuance and word.

Yep, that's the image. Well, the reality may be something quite different from old Professor Kingsfield, above. Let's take a quick look at who you may encounter once you plop yourself down in those vaunted halls of ivy, mainly, the ubiquitous TA:

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