24 août 2019

Notes on Cynicism

By Matt Reed. Two flavors, one more troubling than the other. More...

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Syllabus-Writing Season

By Matt Reed. As a student-turned-professor-turned-administrator, I’ve seen syllabi from several angles. September looms in the water like an approaching dorsal fin, which means that it’s syllabus-writing season again. More...

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When Positions Disappear

By Matt Reed. Searches can be canceled for lots of reasons. More...

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Place

By Matt Reed. A complicated notion. More...

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The Phone-a-Thon

By Matt Reed. This week my college did a phone-a-thon to reach out to previously enrolled students who hadn’t graduated yet, but who haven’t registered for the Fall.  The idea was to remind them that the semester is coming, to clear up any issues they might have, or, if they’ve made other plans, to find out what those are and look for patterns. More...

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The Section Dance

By Matt Reed. Some colleges have started the semester already, but in deference to Jersey Shore tourism season, we don’t start until after Labor Day. That means that the deans, department chairs and I are doing the annual section dance. Which sections will be closed and which will run. More...

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Browsing

By Matt Reed. A lost art. More...

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Why Don’t We Plan for Recessions?

By Matt Reed. An easy answer and some others. More...

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Friday Fragments - July 11, 2019

By Matt Reed. Alaska and.a birthday. More...

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Friday Fragments - July 25, 2019

By Matt Reed. A merger, OER and a vacation. More...

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