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Mentoring Undergraduate Researchers as a Graduate Student

As a high impact educational practice, undergraduate research provides students an opportunity to expand their knowledge beyond classroom learning.  Through its Quality Enhancement and Strategic Plans Texas A&M University has committed to expanding opportunities for undergraduate research as a means to promote deep, integrative learning.  837 more words

Undergraduate Research

Monastery rennovation to be heart of dorm proposal

Developer Cabot, Cabot and Forbes filed a letter of intent with the Boston Redevelopment Authority to build student housing in Brighton. In collaboration with private dormitory operator Peak Campus, the developer will rennovate St Gabriel’s Monastery, a closed Passionist cloister, and build several new buildings on the 11.1 acre site, resulting in 680 apartments, amenities and common space and 400 parking spaces. 205 more words

The Acknowledgments Section As Venue For Disgruntlement

In The Revolutionary Career of Maximilien Robespierre  (University of Chicago Press, 1985) David P. Jordan writes in the ‘Acknowledgments’ section:

With the exception of the Humanities Institute of the University of Illinois at Chicago, whose fellowship gave me the leisure to rethink and rewrite, no fund or foundation, agency or institution, whether public or private local or national, thought a book on… 472 more words


The 2016 Edgington Lectures: Kit Fine

King’s student, Samuel Kimpton-Nye, will present his work on the laws of nature and counterlegals at a graduate workshop led by Professor Kit Fine. The workshop  accompanies the 3rd biennial Edgingtion Lectures, and will take place on June 3rd and 4th at the… 12 more words

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Authentic Writing

Emily Chambers is an English M.A. student in the Teaching Writing and Literature program and a Graduate Research Assistant for Mason WAC.  She taught sixth grade English for five years in Culpeper, VA before beginning her studies at GMU.   1,313 more words

Teaching Writing

SBL Student Advisory Board Applications Due Today

For a description of the program and the application form, click here: https://docs.google.com/forms/d/1BdmiAJDyQjYlANOv-LCt2sQxhMr1pkDiwfQdBLyWj6w/viewform

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