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Peace without normalization is not peace

After the terrorist attack on Passover eve, when Police Chief Superintendent Baruch Mizrachi was shot dead and his pregnant wife and one of their children injured by a Palestinian terrorist, it was rumoured that Palestinian “President” Mahmoud Abbas had condemned the murder. 1,295 more words

Israel

what i would tell my younger self about academia

What would I tell my younger self just getting into academia? I’ve been working away at this post for some time and coincidently there are a few others floating about at the moment too. 2,947 more words

Academia

On leaving academia

I’ve been thinking about writing on this topic for some time. It was a hard thing to do, leaving academia, and I know others face the same difficult decision. 229 more words

Sarah Zureick-brown

Punctuation

Despite having to write, on command, a blistering set of formal explications to unanticipated dilemmas over the past three days—all in order to provide a material record that will allow me to be evaluated at this, my final point of contact with the undergraduate system—I find myself remarkably well disposed. 45 more words

Impensive

Practice with Infographics

Showing 2005 and last year’s college admission statistics.

Media Studies

Handbags and higher degrees: on working in a British university

You will be massively unsurprised to know that this piece is written in a personal capacity and does not reflect the views of my esteemed employer. 556 more words

Higher Education

Is Blogging Scholarship? Reflections on the OAH Panel

On Sunday, at the 2014 OAH Annual Meeting, I was part of a roundtable discussion entitled “Is Blogging Scholarship?” Several other participants have posted their thoughts… 1,502 more words

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