24 février 2018

The Wedding Planner

http://www.insidehighered.com/sites/default/server_files/styles/blog_landing/public/Screen%20Shot%202011-12-12%20at%2012.29.48%20PM.png?itok=ITDqfJNPValentine’s Day is right around the corner and, with any luck, you’ve already made plans with your sweetie. Finding time for romance, whether that means sharing a box of conversation hearts, sending a tubagram, or even buying some airtime on your local jumbotron, can be difficult for grad students. More...

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Grad Students Beyond Grad School

http://www.insidehighered.com/sites/default/server_files/styles/blog_landing/public/Screen%20Shot%202011-12-12%20at%2012.29.48%20PM.png?itok=ITDqfJNPHere at GradHacker, we tend to focus on the negative side of graduate school: problems that need solving, inconveniences that need addressing, support that needs giving. However, today we are going to focus on the really cool things that graduate students are doing in world. More...

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Cultivating Authority as a Female Grad Student

http://www.insidehighered.com/sites/default/server_files/styles/blog_landing/public/Screen%20Shot%202011-12-12%20at%2012.29.48%20PM.png?itok=ITDqfJNPGender inequalities in graduate school manifest themselves in many ways, including an imbalance in authority over your students, your decisions, and your work. More...

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This Semester, Be a Bartleby: “I Would Prefer Not To”

http://www.insidehighered.com/sites/default/server_files/styles/blog_landing/public/Screen%20Shot%202011-12-12%20at%2012.29.48%20PM.png?itok=ITDqfJNPSaying "No" strategically is not a skill they teach in graduate school; however, it might just be the key to your success. More...

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From 985 to World Class 2.0: China's Strategic Move

The intensifying global university and subject rankings have had a far-reaching influence on the development of China's higher education policy. More...

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Leaders in the UK Respond to the Shock of Brexit

After the 2019 intake there will be a loss of EU students, currently comprising 25% of the enrolment at some universities as well as the likely loss of top EU research staff at the end of the Horizon 2020 programme. More...

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The Last Pharaoh of Ukraine’s Science

Ukraine’s National Academy of Sciences will celebrate its centennial anniversary this year. Almost two years ago, Ukraine introduced a new law for science to regulate relations between the state and the National Academy of Sciences. This legislative move did not help, however. The National Academy of Sciences of Ukraine is a direct descendant of the Academy of Sciences of the USSR, with all of the Soviet Union’s chronic illnesses. More...

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Shifting Views on International Students and Teaching in English in the Netherlands

In a progressively more polarized world, a nuanced approach to internationalization is increasingly important and it should not be a debate about the numbers of programs taught in English, international students, or branch campuses. More...

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Moneyball for Tenure? Not Until Academia Is a Team Sport

http://www.insidehighered.com/sites/default/server_files/styles/blog_landing/public/JustVisitingLogo_white.jpg?itok=K5uvzo_-By John Warner. What does "winning" mean for a higher education institution. More...

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A Teaching Experiment: Eliminate the Word Count

http://www.insidehighered.com/sites/default/server_files/styles/blog_landing/public/JustVisitingLogo_white.jpg?itok=K5uvzo_-By John Warner. Try something, see what happens. More...

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