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What motivates you?

During these hectic revision weeks career planning isn’t likely to be top of the agenda for many of you.

Spare a few moments, though, to look at this… 198 more words

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After the fire

By Andrew C. Scott. Emeritus Professor of Geology at Royal Holloway University of London and author of the new book Burning Planet published in 2018 by Oxford University Press. 809 more words

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Last Class at MSU

I met for the last time with my last class at MSU in the Department of Media and Information. In a university with over 50,000 students, I am still able to teach a small class with three students – a virtual small tutorial. 116 more words

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26 April 2018

Fish baby-sitting service.  Monica parked her goldfish here as she gets ready for a trip overseas.  Pleasant upgrade from the little tilapia that used to be in this tank. 400 more words

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Mazal tov to the 2018 graduates of Embodying Spirit, En-spiriting Body, Cohort 3!

Embodying Spirit, En-spiriting Body has been a two-year movement-based Jewish leadership training directed by Rabbi Diane Elliot.  55 more words

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Beneath the Mask of a B-School

The majority of students in MBAs and similar degrees come to university or institutions, with no particular interest in their programmes and no sense of how these might prepare them for future careers. 461 more words


Why is it so important that kids read?

This is something I’ve noted before. In some posts I’ve emphasised how it’s necessary to be cautious when not everyone is particularly capable of actually sitting down and reading a book, simply because the act of reading is a chore for them. 1,396 more words