Tags » Graduate Students

Every Time A Student Complains About Their Grade

Every time a student complains about their grade via email, my tiny bat like brain does the following things:

First reaction:

source

Second reaction:

source… 350 more words

Kalu Yala Entrepreneurial Internships

Internship at Kalu Yala, a new sustainable town being built in Panama.  For more information see   www.kaluyalainternships.com

Since Summer 2010, program had students from 17 countries, 45 states, and 160 colleges. 10 more words

Undergraduate Students

Re-Blogged: Solid science - How graduate students foster research transparency

Re-Blogged from the InMind blog (and written by me): Reproducibility is seen as the gold standard for solid science. However, three are few incentive to work transparently, and even less incentives to conduct replication studies. 284 more words

Replication & Teaching

Photos: Post-graduate students of UNN Protest hike in tuition fees


Post-graduate students of the University of Nigeria, Nsukka, UNN, barricaded the office of the Vice-Chancellor, Professor Ben Ozumba, in protest against hike in their tuition fees, describing the increase from N69,000 to N145,000 as outrageous. 25 more words

The value of blogging for part-time PhD students

One of the more elusive benefits of blogging has been the implications for my professional identity. As a part-time PhD student, without funding but committed to an academic career trajectory (albeit at times waveringly), I found myself engaged in a diverse array of short term roles within the academy. 1,380 more words

Craft

Post-doc position in Evolutionary/Community/Theoretical Ecology @ IEES Paris

“Adaptation and Resilience of Spatial Ecological Networks to human-induced changes”

Anthropogenic environmental changes increasingly threaten biodiversity and ecosystem services, thus kindling a societal demand for predictions that ecology as a science has yet to answer. 382 more words

Graduate Students