Academics, especially academics of color, have been left vulnerable to attacks from racist trolls.
Less time to review: Reviewers should only be given a few weeks to review papers. Every academic I've every spoken to tells
A quick look at the website shows that it doesn't actually do what it claims. For example, my entry on the list indicates
This is a time of year when colleges lure alumni and parents back for homecoming and family weekends. In the midst of so
Answer by Patrick Phillips, author of Blood at the Root, on Quora. More questions:​ History of the United States: What are
Late September-Early October is a rough time of year for many college freshmen. While they have figured out their course
Nothing annoys academics more than pointing out how little time they actually spend teaching students.
First, let's put it plain and simple: online access codes are the new face of the textbook monopoly. In one swoop, the publishers
The dozens of distinguished professors participating in AIM2Flourish share a common passion: educating the next generation
What can be done to make college more affordable? How can students avoid having to take out so many loans?
Professor X does provide a final argument. These non-traditional students are "preserved in the amber of 1990," as he or
Meditation is about gaining direct insight into the contradiction inside yourself and trying to resolve that contradiction within you. Once you gain that insight, if you decide something does not work for you, then you have to let it go. At that point you can use the term, empty your mind.
I had rarely come across a professor who not only commended my work, but also told me that it meant something, and was worth pursuing. I'd had professors tell me that I was a good writer, but he did more.
For the record, we both acknowledge Beyoncé's talent and appreciate why so many people, and women in particular, are applauding Lemonade, and perhaps seeing themselves in it. That's not our issue or focus. The impetus for this conversation was a post on Facebook discussing feminist scholar bell hooks' response to Beyoncé's visual album, Lemonade.
It's commencement time, and close to two million college students around the country will be graduating in the coming days. I thus ask one favor: please go to your professor's office and thank them. This one small act will save our world.
When it comes to deciding your career, don't be afraid to think big! Almost every college student has a similar amount of career experience, give or take an internship or two. That is to say, not that much.
Six years ago I submitted a paper for a panel, "On the Absence of Absences" that was to be part of an academic conference later that year--in August 2010. Then, and now, I had no idea what the phrase "absence of absences" meant.
Fully accountable parents must encourage their children to boldly evaluate the inevitable influx of new information with which they will be presented, and prepare them to deal openly with any resulting cognitive dissonance.
"Put effort into developing a good working relationship with a faculty member early on." Let me introduce Bennett from Princeton