17 décembre 2016

Triple Threat: Young, Gifted Scholars of Color

http://www.insidehighered.com/sites/default/server_files/styles/blog_landing/public/Screen%20Shot%202011-12-12%20at%2012.29.48%20PM.png?itok=ITDqfJNPBy Regina Sierra Carter. "Wisdom that is as old as time yet still undeniably true."
Graduate school is a beast

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Three Books that Changed my Dissertation

http://www.insidehighered.com/sites/default/server_files/styles/blog_landing/public/Screen%20Shot%202011-12-12%20at%2012.29.48%20PM.png?itok=ITDqfJNPBy Heather VanMouwerik. Suggested reading for rethinking your writing practices. It can be isolating, messy, frustrating, mentally taxing, and a constant exercise in self-discipline. Anyone who tells you otherwise is either riding a great wave of creative productivity. Read more...

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Sharing is Caring: Three Ways to Maximize Collaborative Lesson Planning

http://www.insidehighered.com/sites/default/server_files/styles/blog_landing/public/Screen%20Shot%202011-12-12%20at%2012.29.48%20PM.png?itok=ITDqfJNPBy Anne Guarnera. It seems like the ultimate teaching hack: sharing lesson plans with other instructors to reduce your overall workload. One person writes a lesson on the female characters of Othello, another develops discussion questions on jealousy in the play, and soon enough, you’ve got yourself a unit on OthelloRead more...

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My Best/Worst Semester

http://www.insidehighered.com/sites/default/server_files/styles/blog_landing/public/JustVisitingLogo_white.jpg?itok=K5uvzo_-By John Warner. The semester wraps up. I take stock on what it’s meant to move from teaching full-time to staffing a single course as an adjunct instructor. Read more...

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Donald Trump: Our Dumbest President

http://www.insidehighered.com/sites/default/server_files/styles/blog_landing/public/JustVisitingLogo_white.jpg?itok=K5uvzo_-By John WarnerPresident-elect Trump has a habit of telling people he’s smart, frequently boasting of having gone to the Wharton School, and using the exact same, “I’m like, a smart person” formulation in one of his earliest primary rallies. Read more...

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Why You May Need Social Media For Your Career

http://www.insidehighered.com/sites/default/server_files/styles/blog_landing/public/JustVisitingLogo_white.jpg?itok=K5uvzo_-By John WarnerWriting recently in the New York Times, Georgetown associate professor of computer science Cal Newport recommended that people should “quit social media because it can hurt your career.” Read more...

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In Post-Fact America, Stories Still Win

By David Baker. How to make facts sexy again.
Some have dubbed this post-fact America. A place where polls failed to predict outcomes and facts and data failed to sway huge swaths of voters. We’ve seen a deluge of fake news. More...

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Real Dangers of Fake News

By Kristine Maloney. The proliferation and impact of fake news has dominated the real news in the weeks following the election, and despite myriad articles and broadcast stories, I am not sick of hearing about it. More...

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Surprises in the Data

By Michael Stoner. There were three big surprises in the data from our research on how teens use college and university websites, reinforcing the realization that you can't take their needs for granted. More...

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Moving Your Kids: My House or the White House

http://www.insidehighered.com/sites/default/server_files/styles/blog_landing/public/mama_phd_blog_header.jpg?itok=C5xGPD1aBy Rosemarie Emanuele. President-elect Trump recently announced that while he would live in the White House, the first lady and his grade-school son, Barron, will stay in NYC to finish the school year. Read more...

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