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An open letter to Senators from Universities Australia

Universities Australia    |    24 November 2014

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With the higher education reform package up for debate in the Senate this week, Universities Australia has made a last pitch to Senators arguing the package should be passed with amendments to make it “fair”.   377 more words

Equity

How Education Could Abolish “Virginity Tests” for Females Joining the Police Force in Indonesia

International news sources have been reporting the outrage over Indonesia’s “Two Finger” test for women, who are required to prove they are unmarried and virgins before joining the police force. 1,231 more words

Gender Equality

Outline and evaluate two explanations for the maintenance of relationships (8+ 16 marks)

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There are many explanations of why relationships are maintained. One explanation is the social exchange theory, proposed by Thibaut and Kelley in 1959. This theory says that the expectation that people get from relationships is that you will earn a ‘profit’ from it – so the rewards will outweigh the costs. 1,060 more words

Relationships: A2 Level

Hitting the Books: What is my goal?

“In my whole life, I have known no wise people who didn’t read all the time — none, zero.” – Charlie Munger

A few weeks ago I had an experience that really motivated me.

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Case Solution for Private Equity Case: Merger Consolidation

Complete Case details are given below :

Case Name :      Private Equity Case: Merger Consolidation

Authors :           Hugh Grove, Tom J. Cook

Source :             North American Case Research Association (NACRA) 201 more words

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White Male Embargo: An Introduction (guest post)

I’ve had the seriously cool opportunity this past month to get to know Corvus Elrod, a Portland gaming expert, technology educator, and overall seriously interesting man who’s taking personal strides to assess his role in the world, and learn from this experience and those around him who don’t share the same skin color and gender. 578 more words

Musings

Great gaping chasms of public space (and private minds)

Just how bad are “best practices” when it comes to the streets and sidewalks of our cities?

When it comes to city streets it is truly weird what we seem to be placidly willing to accept as “normal”. 259 more words

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