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Chris Conder The farmer who built her own broadband

“I’m just a farmer’s wife,” says Christine Conder, modestly. But for 2,300 members of the rural communities of Lancashire she is also a revolutionary internet pioneer. 496 more words


An angry poem about a tree in a library

At my university (Lancaster UK) there is a big tree in the middle of the library (see featured image), and whenever I look at it I feel angry. 131 more words


Woodland Walk

The sun was truly setting now, with campus merely a dim reflection of its glory in the sunlight. I couldn’t stay out much longer, but I really didn’t want to head back to the flat so soon…my 2-hour escapade had somehow gone so fast like running water through my fingers. 389 more words

Lancaster U Job Ad: Intercultural Communication

Lecturer in Intercultural Communication
Lancaster University Linguistics & English Language
Closing Date:   Sunday 27 November 2016
Reference:  A1694

The Department seeks to appoint a Lecturer in Intercultural Communication. 124 more words

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SCAN: "47% of academics on precarious contracts"

This was the first article I wrote for SCAN as News Editor. It points out that, while fees are likely to rise, working conditions for academics are still poor. 58 more words

Pondok Berkembar di Jalan Wingate Saul

Asal-usul pondok berkembar :

Ada 2 rumah yang dirisik. Satu agak ke dalam lagi, dari simpang jalan. Satu lagi betul-betul 1 minit dari simpang jalan utama. 509 more words

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The Flat System

It’s Fresher’s Week in England this week, and although I wasn’t there for Freshers (the term I went on exchange was from January to June) I still think this is an apt point in the year to talk about the flat system in English universities, in case you were wondering or going to uni in the next couple years and aren’t sure what to expect! 819 more words