Monthly Archives: August 2013

Empowering the student

We read a lot, or at least see the rhetoric , that the PhD is the student’s work. I know from experience with my own doctoral dissertation that there was a point in my candidature at which I saw the … Continue reading

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It’s all about the coffee

When I first attended university in the early seventies, my university celebrated the fact that it added a coffee shop into the union building. This was admittedly after they had negotiated to have a bar on site. At my current … Continue reading

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