It’s not really a big secret how much I love academia. I’ve been extremely lucky in the opportunities laid out in front of me; being able to do a BA and MA back to back (or either at all) is something I’m incredibly humbled by and, hopefully, I have not disappointed the people who helped me get to this point. 205 more words
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Henry A. Giroux: Liberalism's Failures in a Time of Increasing Violence, Racism, Inequality and State Terrorism
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Read a corking paper a coupla days ago, called “A dynamic conceptualization of power for sustainability research.” Definitely one that – despite being clearly written – that I will need to return to. 194 more words
The launch of the Journal of Strategic Contracting & Negotiation is a momentous event for anyone who cares about the field of contracting. For the first time, there is a dedicated academic journal that will promote and consolidate research in this area. 176 more words
I don’t know how academia works.
This week I met a new mentee through a university-wide mentoring scheme.
We are from completely different faculties, departments and fields and I think this kind of interdisciplinary mentoring is fantastic.274 more words