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Serials Description Librarian, Duke University Libraries, Durham, NC

The Serials Description Librarian performs original and complex copy cataloging of serials in all subjects and assigned languages. Exercises considerable independent judgment in carrying out daily work activities. 284 more words

Academic

How Cow Stomachs Showed Me The Divisions Schools Create Between Learners

Yesterday at school, something beautiful happened. I was working on a project in an environmental club meeting after school with a friend. To celebrate Earth Day, the club has split up into small groups and is going to present different ideas on how to better care for the Earth (these topics include recycling, sustainable agriculture, animal welfare, and gardening, among others) to Elementary school learners in the district. 954 more words

Learning

Early-copy programme outline draft: 2nd TouRNet PhD/ECR Symposium, Wednesday 26th April, 2017

2nd Tourism Research Network PhD/ECR Symposium 2017

Wednesday 26th April, 2017

David Chaddick Building, University of Lincoln

Empowering the next generation of tourism scholars

Early-Copy Draft Programme Outline… 75 more words

Network

Is Computer Science a foundational course for a Bachelor of Science degree?

It could be said that computer science isn’t just a skill for students who want to pursue careers in tech. It’s foundational. As Steve Jobs once said: “computer science is a liberal art.” We recently wondered: is there any… 235 more words

Interesting Articles

Beyond Casual Colloquialisms: On Annie Proulx's "The Half-Skinned Steer"

It is the uneducated utterance of “them Indan drawrings” that first suggests a cultural divide within the otherwise idyllic “stony landscape” and “stiff-branched mountain mahogany” of Annie Proulx’s Wyoming ranges. 242 more words

Writing

Review Header, Heading, and Title

Unfortunately, some of you still make some mistakes in Header, Heading, and Title, so I create this post to remind some important points that can help you remember every time you type your essay in MLA style. 141 more words

Formatting

Futures, designs, anthropologies - three terms, three books

Here are some notes on two books that I’ve recently reviewed, and one I simply enjoyed. They all relate to a growing preoccupation with futures. The plural is important, grand narratives scare me as much as simple stories do. 1,268 more words

Architectures And Designs