Planning ahead is always wise, especially when talking about conferences. Call for proposals and participation are usually well in advance and it is also necessary to plan funding and our agenda. 702 more words
This is a guest post by Willa Hammitt Brown, a doctoral candidate at the University of Virginia, where she is finishing her dissertation, “Gentlemen of the Woods: Manhood, Myth and the American Lumberjack, 1860-1920″. 1,765 more words
For-profit higher education has been growing recently, now enrolling about 2 million students or 10% of the student population. Given that these institutions tend to be of lower quality and much more expensive than traditional institutions, several questions arise. 1,467 more words
I love learning!!!
There, I’ve said it! Whether it be from books, classes, study groups, personal research, or even casual browsing, I just love learning! I always feel happy when I find something new or rediscovering something I have known before but have half-forgotten. 740 more words