06 septembre 2015

My year abroad was terrible – but I don't regret it

http://static.guim.co.uk/static/c55907932af8ee96c21b7d89a9ebeedb4602fbbf/common/images/logos/the-guardian/news.gifBy. Spending a year working in Spain was a lonely and tough experience, but I’m grateful for the life lessons I learned. More...

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Toys aimed at girls 'steering women away from science careers'

http://static.guim.co.uk/static/c55907932af8ee96c21b7d89a9ebeedb4602fbbf/common/images/logos/the-guardian/news.gifBy. Leading physicist Dame Athene Donald says toys aimed at girls emphasise passivity, and that early influences affect academic choices. More...

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Delicious diagrams inspire medical students to sweet success

http://static.guim.co.uk/static/c55907932af8ee96c21b7d89a9ebeedb4602fbbf/common/images/logos/the-guardian/news.gifBy. Faced with learning anatomy for his medical degree at Glasgow University, Mike McCormick turned to the corner shop for help ... and Candy Anatomy was born. More...

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Universities take baby steps towards diversity

http://static.guim.co.uk/static/c55907932af8ee96c21b7d89a9ebeedb4602fbbf/common/images/logos/the-guardian/news.gifByCara Aitchison. Getting a wider range of people on to university boards is the key to diversity among vice-chancellors. More...

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Eight common conference disasters: why you might be better off down the bar

http://static.guim.co.uk/static/c55907932af8ee96c21b7d89a9ebeedb4602fbbf/common/images/logos/the-guardian/news.gifBy. It’s the time of year for academic conferences, but for seasoned attendees and freshers alike, potential pitfalls abound. More...

Posté par pcassuto à 22:08 - - Permalien [#]


Dealing with rejection as an aspiring solicitor

http://static.guim.co.uk/static/c55907932af8ee96c21b7d89a9ebeedb4602fbbf/common/images/logos/the-guardian/news.gifBy. When applying for jobs in the competitive legal profession, it’s common to feel like a failure. Here’s how to turn a negative experience into a positive. More...

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Dear incoming freshmen: don't fear failure. It may lead you to success

http://static.guim.co.uk/static/c55907932af8ee96c21b7d89a9ebeedb4602fbbf/common/images/logos/the-guardian/news.gifBy. We all mess up in ways big and small. But those missteps don’t have to mean the end. In fact they can often mean a beginning – just not the one you had planned. More...

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Skeletons found near Durham cathedral were Oliver Cromwell's prisoners

http://static.guim.co.uk/static/c55907932af8ee96c21b7d89a9ebeedb4602fbbf/common/images/logos/the-guardian/news.gifBy. Archaeologists shed new light on 365-year-old mystery by identifiying remains of one of bloodiest battles of English civil war. More...

Posté par pcassuto à 22:03 - - Permalien [#]

Here's what I think you should know before starting university

http://static.guim.co.uk/static/c55907932af8ee96c21b7d89a9ebeedb4602fbbf/common/images/logos/the-guardian/news.gifBy. From using a washing machine, to cooking a proper dinner, parents share the things they wish someone had told them before they left home. More...

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Open thread: which books on development would you recommend?

http://static.guim.co.uk/static/c55907932af8ee96c21b7d89a9ebeedb4602fbbf/common/images/logos/the-guardian/news.gifBy. Share your suggestions on the titles that development students could benefit from reading as they prepare for their studies. More...

Posté par pcassuto à 22:00 - - Permalien [#]