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Guest Post: Working Against Yourself

Have you ever felt like you can’t get out of your own way? I know I have. Luckily my friend Sharon at Curious Queendom has generously shared her wisdom about tackling this feeling. 958 more words

8 Ways to Embrace the Single Lady Life

I love that my family shares my passion for writing. I think we all learn from each other and each have our own stories to tell. 392 more words

For Sharna Holman a career in cotton sparked by Ag in the Classroom

Today we are catching up with Sharna Holman who I invited to write a blog in 2012. You can find it here  Its so rewarding to find four years later a young girl from the city so inspired by her journey from Ag in the classroom to the Sydney Royal Easter Show and a scholarship to the Australian Cotton Conference now fulfilling her dreams with a career in Cotton… 961 more words


Strategies for Using Print and Electronic Media to Enhance Your Knowledge Base

Edited by Ellen Badger

This month’s Advice From the Field column from Gary Althen, former NAFSA president (1997-98) and retired from the University of Iowa, offers strategies for managing the never-ending amount of information we need to know to do our job as international educators. 620 more words

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World Day to Talk About Animal Research in Belgium?

Today we have a guest post from Kirk Leech, Executive Director of the European Animal Research Association (EARA), who explains how he is trying to encourage openness in Belgium. 598 more words


#oneyearamadre by Rivah

Today I get to bring you another #oneyearamadre post. I love sharing the different stories, emotions and experiences that come through when I ask friends to reflect on one year of motherhood. 562 more words

Life With A Baby

Lexiculture: octopi

Kayla Niner

Wayne State University

Cite as: Niner, Kayla. 2016. Octopi. Lexiculture: Papers on English Words and Culture, vol. 2, article 6. https://glossographia.files.wordpress.com/2014/03/octopi.pdf.

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