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Romeo and Juliet - in academia?

The internet is like a giant self-help handbook, and generally I read sections on “Why life sucks for a young scientists and what you can do about it” 1,232 more words

This Scientific Life

The stars are still there, even when the sun is out

― Melissa K. Downes and Jeanne M. Slattery

One thing about university faculty: we can be blind. And stupid.

Sandra Trejos (Economics) was recently named Outstanding Latina Faculty Member in Higher Education: Service Teaching in Higher Education by the American Association of Hispanics in Higher Education (AAHHE).  579 more words


Why college? Why a college like Clarion?

—Jeanne M. Slattery and Carie Forden

Amber was a first-generation, nontraditional college student who started off at our smaller branch campus in Oil City. I (CF) was her academic advisor, and I spent our first meeting assuring her that “everything would be all right” and that she was up to the challenges of college. 992 more words



E-newsletter for business owners, managers, and the professionals who serve them

Topic: The Gifts of an Effective Leader

As we approach the “season of giving,” I thought I would share several gifts that I have received from mentors who have inspired and enlightened me during my career as a leader and follower. 585 more words


Bad planning and expecting rescues from God makes Christians less effective

Normally I would post a study, but I’m going to make an exception and post this bit of fiction instead.

I found the story and adapted it: 750 more words


Como gestionar a los Millenials

Por: Enrique David Vázquez Arteaga

La Generación del Milenio se ha convertido en la fuerza laboral de profesionistas más joven del mundo. Tan sólo en el país, … 553 more words


Mentoring Session 3, 23/7/14, Claudia Kappenberg.

  • We discussed my piece in the end of year show: Dead or Only Sleeping. Claudia’s main feedback was that the sparseness of the piece worked well and what appears sparse actually leaves room for a lot to happen for the audience and also myself as performer.
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