Average 3.54 based on 138 professor ratings
Richard Adams is a retired English professor at Marianopolis College located in Westmount, Quebec. When comparing Richard Adams' ratings to other professors in the province of Quebec, Richard Adams' ratings are below the average of 4.17 stars. Additionally, the average professor rating at Marianopolis College is 4.1 stars.
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Best prof I've ever had. Challenging and brilliant. Meet him outside of class and he will show you the world.

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Best prof I've ever had. Challenging and brilliant. Meet him outside of class and he will show you the world.

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bawss teacher : "im paid to be on vacation"

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bawss teacher : "im paid to be on vacation"

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taught me how to write.. will help you like crazy if you listen to him. knows exactly what you are doing when you are playing games on your laptop in the back, and it will come back to bite you in the ****.. great teacher

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He works in a very relaxed way. You can get great marks easily, but I don't think you'll learn much.

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He works in a very relaxed way. You can get great marks easily, but I don't think you'll learn much.

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Happy retirement to one of the easiest english teacher ive ever had! ^^

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Happy retirement to one of the easiest english teacher ive ever had! ^^

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Best teacher ever; super cool and hilarious in class!

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Best teacher ever; super cool and hilarious in class!

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He is a real good guy once you get to know him, always ready to help, behind the rugged exterior! he has his own way of doing things in his class that students may not be used to but its not hard to adapt to. was a pleasure having him :)

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He is a real good guy once you get to know him, always ready to help, behind the rugged exterior! he has his own way of doing things in his class that students may not be used to but its not hard to adapt to. was a pleasure having him :)

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not the easiest marker, but funny, pretty cool, tells a lot of stories. gives clear instructions for writing, just do what he says and you'll be fine

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not the easiest marker, but funny, pretty cool, tells a lot of stories. gives clear instructions for writing, just do what he says and you'll be fine

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wow the tangents... such a random class, fun but random. Average marker but like his class, totally random grades. Semester average:75 ; final essay average : 90. Soooo random

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wow the tangents... such a random class, fun but random. Average marker but like his class, totally random grades. Semester average:75 ; final essay average : 90. Soooo random

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Only have great memories.... Even after 15 years he is the only teacher I remember at Marianopolis. Only person I remember that was open to students and could make an english class enjoyable.

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Only have great memories.... Even after 15 years he is the only teacher I remember at Marianopolis. Only person I remember that was open to students and could make an english class enjoyable.

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one of the most relaxed english class (and term) i ever had. just write what he asks you to write and youll be fine.

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one of the most relaxed english class (and term) i ever had. just write what he asks you to write and youll be fine.

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103-His lectures aren't really lectures, they begin as such but quickly end up as his opinions on random topics. 2 essays and 2 in-class writing tests + some hand-in work. Overall, an okay class.

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103-His lectures aren't really lectures, they begin as such but quickly end up as his opinions on random topics. 2 essays and 2 in-class writing tests + some hand-in work. Overall, an okay class.

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he gives all the explanation and great insights that you need for essays in class. you'd have to make an effort to actually do badly in this class =P

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he gives all the explanation and great insights that you need for essays in class. you'd have to make an effort to actually do badly in this class =P

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I adored him. Best class ever. So fun, so helpful, so awesome. Terrible singer, but he's sharp and knows what he's doing.

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I adored him. Best class ever. So fun, so helpful, so awesome. Terrible singer, but he's sharp and knows what he's doing.

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great english teacher makes poetry fun and interesting. Not easy, but if you listen and follow his criterial you'll do well. Real funny too

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great english teacher makes poetry fun and interesting. Not easy, but if you listen and follow his criterial you'll do well. Real funny too

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he swears, and has random tangents, but he's really ice and funny. If you go see him he's really helpful

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he swears, and has random tangents, but he's really ice and funny. If you go see him he's really helpful

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ok, its all true. hes crude, he goes off on tangents, its boring, i slept every class, but seriously, he's incredibly brilliant. if you get him just go see him after class. most helpful teacher ive ever had. but its not easy.

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ok, its all true. hes crude, he goes off on tangents, its boring, i slept every class, but seriously, he's incredibly brilliant. if you get him just go see him after class. most helpful teacher ive ever had. but its not easy.

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hard marker although he believes he is "fair"

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absolutely must take for eng-102 intro to poetry. that class is so great; hilarious, yet interesting and education.

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absolutely must take for eng-102 intro to poetry. that class is so great; hilarious, yet interesting and education.

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Yes he goes off on random tangeants and he swears, that's what makes him great! Go see him for help, he's really flexible for deadlines, just get on his good side. Hard marker, not always that clear, but amazingly cool!

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Yes he goes off on random tangeants and he swears, that's what makes him great! Go see him for help, he's really flexible for deadlines, just get on his good side. Hard marker, not always that clear, but amazingly cool!

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lectures most of class, goes off on many tangeants, doesn't give much work and is flexible with deadlines. Interrupt if you have something to say, he likes people with thought out opinions if you can prove it. Can be crude.

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lectures most of class, goes off on many tangeants, doesn't give much work and is flexible with deadlines. Interrupt if you have something to say, he likes people with thought out opinions if you can prove it. Can be crude.

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He's a very random teacher and he is extremely enthusiastic. Overall I like the way he taught and he doesn't mind if you hand in essays late.

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He's a very random teacher and he is extremely enthusiastic. Overall I like the way he taught and he doesn't mind if you hand in essays late.

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He's a very random teacher and he is extremely enthusiastic. Overall I like the way he taught and he doesn't mind if you hand in essays late.

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Just horrible.

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Slightly crude. Don't take if you get offended easily. Stingy marker, no central point to what he's talking about.

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Slightly crude. Don't take if you get offended easily. Stingy marker, no central point to what he's talking about.

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Crude. Crude. Crude man. Boring class as well

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Crude. Crude. Crude man. Boring class as well

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the teacher that I had for first semester make me think that english is impossible for immigrants, but Adams make me think that I can do it, if I work!!!super cool!N^_^N

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the teacher that I had for first semester make me think that english is impossible for immigrants, but Adams make me think that I can do it, if I work!!!super cool!N^_^N

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Amazing Prof. one of the best i've had all time. People who don't like him are simply unable to function at a high enough level.

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Amazing Prof. one of the best i've had all time. People who don't like him are simply unable to function at a high enough level.

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sosososososo freakin cool! very nice and hilarious, just take notes and don't get distracted...take him!

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sosososososo freakin cool! very nice and hilarious, just take notes and don't get distracted...take him!

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Yeah, he's funny, crude and unlike other profs, but ugh! Off on irrelevant tangents & he's a super hard marker!

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off tangent all the time. not a hard marker, always give extension. you have to know how to take notes for yourself, since there is no central point in what he's talking about.

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off tangent all the time. not a hard marker, always give extension. you have to know how to take notes for yourself, since there is no central point in what he's talking about.

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Don't be fooled by his layed-back class, he's a hard marker! But if you see him during his office hours he's very helpful. Fun teacher! He rly helped me to improve my writing!

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Don't be fooled by his layed-back class, he's a hard marker! But if you see him during his office hours he's very helpful. Fun teacher! He rly helped me to improve my writing!

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loves to talk about senseless crap in class; not the best teacher but not horribly bad :) loves to swear in class and sometimes even at students :) so dont get on his bad side :)

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if you play rugby, he'll love you. funny teacher. he is an easy marker, great with extentions. classes are kind of useless though.

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Boring class!!! goes off on tangents and gives you tests on these tangents. so far learnt nothing new.

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Boring class!!! goes off on tangents and gives you tests on these tangents. so far learnt nothing new.

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The King of Kings

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The King of Kings

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This guy is by far the best english teacher i have ever had. he is hilarious but dont mess around or he ll get u back.

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Attend all classes, take down wtv he's talkin'bout concerning the book -> it will help you a lot in the essays!

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The best english teacher I had in mariano. Fun, nice, goes on tangents, and hard to write essays for him. Be on his good side or he'll push down your mark

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The best english teacher I had in mariano. Fun, nice, goes on tangents, and hard to write essays for him. Be on his good side or he'll push down your mark

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Classes are ok cuz hes interesting but when it comes to write the essays its hard to know what he wants. Go to every class cuz it will show up in your mark

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Very Funny teacher! Never get bored in his class~ but essay is hard to write~ but he gives you extra extra extensions..hehe~ so don't need to worried about it!

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Very Funny teacher! Never get bored in his class~ but essay is hard to write~ but he gives you extra extra extensions..hehe~ so don't need to worried about it!

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man i wish i took him this semester. You either love him or hate him... he's boring yet really funny. There's hardly any work but he's a stingy marker.

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man i wish i took him this semester. You either love him or hate him... he's boring yet really funny. There's hardly any work but he's a stingy marker.

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Holy ---, what useless tangents! Going to class is mostly useless, not so Easy A any more. Only work is two essays and two books.

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Holy ---, what useless tangents! Going to class is mostly useless, not so Easy A any more. Only work is two essays and two books.

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You don't do much in class. Nothing besides reading about 2 books. Expects a lot in essays but you usually do good if you spend your time at his office...

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You don't do much in class. Nothing besides reading about 2 books. Expects a lot in essays but you usually do good if you spend your time at his office...

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Easy Going Adams, take him, you will not be disappointed -- guaranteed

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Easy Going Adams, take him, you will not be disappointed -- guaranteed

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Difficult. Boring. Mean. Need I say more?

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Difficult. Boring. Mean. Need I say more?

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I used to hate English, butnow it's my favorite class because of Adams. Take him, he's the best

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I used to hate English, butnow it's my favorite class because of Adams. Take him, he's the best

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very Entertainig, lot to say, NO EASY A's

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very Entertainig, lot to say, NO EASY A's

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hes amazing

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Really cool, easy going, a nice guy.

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Really cool, easy going, a nice guy.

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unclear, capable of 2hr TANGENTS! ugh... found out abt nickname, now marks hard.

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slacker teacher for slacker students, extentions guaranteed, attendance optional

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unclear, capable of 2hr TANGENTS! ugh... found out abt nickname, now marks hard.

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Best teacher at the school by far.

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slacker teacher for slacker students, extentions guaranteed, attendance optional

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Best teacher at the school by far.

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Was willing to help, but did not make sense to me. Not a good way to start off.

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Was willing to help, but did not make sense to me. Not a good way to start off.

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crazy but the best teacher ever. if you don't want to do any work take him.

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crazy but the best teacher ever. if you don't want to do any work take him.

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he's nice but when he goes on his tangents.. wheee

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