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'Tis the season

Unbelievably, it’s December.

When the semester began and I started seriously considering graduate school, I considered everything December and beyond to be a massive mystery. December felt so far away back in August, but now that I’m here, I’m more prepared than I thought I would be. 394 more words

when your arrow has it's own target

Ever since I started on my graduate school journey, which was the day I decided to apply to graduate school in May of 2013, I have had people approaching me about this program. 1,163 more words

Graduate School


Higher Education South Africa (HESA) is pleased to announce a new call for applications for the Higher Education Leadership and  Management (HELM) Programme for the 2015 academic year. 93 more words

Higher Education

Sitting on my thumbs

All my personal statements are done. I’m sitting on my thumbs, too afraid to hit “submit” on those last couple of applications. I know I’ll be submitting the applications. 193 more words

New beginnings

The direction of this WordPress blog is changing. I haven’t posted on here in about a full calendar year, mostly because this WordPress was, in all honesty, made for the purposes of a class assignment that terminated last Spring. 606 more words

Getting to grips with educational data sources in the UK - and the NSS mini-case study

Skipping ahead to week 2 of #DALMOOC and some data wrangling. In one of the assignments (assignment56) George Siemens challenged us to go forth and find some educational data…so I did. 965 more words


Why Higher Ed...

So I was thinking the other day about what led me to a career in higher education. I began my time at North Carolina State University as a Mechanical Engineering and English double major. 411 more words