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Improving my writing skills with the Magna Carta

I am taking a very curious MOOC with Future Learn, Exploring English: Magna Carta. I want to improve my writing skills and I thought this is an interesting way to deepen my knowledge about the Magna Carta and at the same time improve my writing skills. 99 more words

Food For Thought

Learning how to strut your professional stuff

Everyone enters a PhD program with some serious skills deficiencies that are a barrier to both the completion of a thesis and enjoyment of the process. 903 more words

Research Training

Yüksek lisansın rezaleti, doktoranın sefaleti - Murat Bardakçı

GEÇENLERDE bir üniversitenin doçentlik jürisine katılan tarihçi arkadaşlar anlattılar: Anadolu’da yeni açılmış üniversitelerden birinden gelen doçent adayına konusu ile ilgili kaynakları nasıl araştırdığını sormuşlar, hazret şaka gibi bir cevap vermiş, “Google’a bakarım” demiş… 116 more words

Excel 2010 - 14 Quick Videos

Excel 2010 is a spreadsheet application in the Microsoft 2010 Office suite that lets you store, manipulate, and analyze data in organized workbooks for home and business tasks. 22 more words

General Interest

Postdoc-ing and a year of tears

It’s been a hard year.

In the second half of 2014, I moved universities. It was an obvious decision for personal reasons – the end of my contract at Melbourne University was looming and my partner and I would be able to live in the same city for the first time in years. 856 more words

Early Career Researcher

The JSTOR of Data Archives: ICPSR

Connecticut College is a member of ICPSR (Inter-University Consortium for Political and Social Research), a data archive of more than 500,000 files of research in the social sciences. 500 more words