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A round-up of the UK's REF2014 on social media. How do you measure research?

Earlier this week, on 17th December 2014, the UK’s higher education community awaited the publication of results from the “Research Excellence Framework” (REF). Universities’ core funding is expected to depend on the REF, which assessed their research in the period 2008-2013. 470 more words

Research Collaboration

Josh Matthews joins impact wrestling announce team

It was announced yesterday on Impact wrestling’s official website that Josh Matthews who formally worked as a backstage announcer and commentator for WWE will be joining Taz as a member of Impact’s announce team. 156 more words


Day 17: Words of Inspiration

“A life is not important except in the impact it has on other lives” – Jackie Robinson

Words are very powerful. They can speak life or they can speak death. 149 more words

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Impact evaluations reap long term benefits for children

We have an obligation to invest where it makes the most difference for children. But how do we decide what will reap the greatest benefits in the long term? 763 more words


Ripple Effect

I’ve known about the ripple effect for some time now but haven’t given it a whole lot of thought until recently. Here’s an example of the ripple effect: I may decide to change my dress right before I leave for an interview across town, leave a bit later, then get caught right behind an accident that just happened, and then miss the interview, which then impacts my future. 425 more words