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Juan Manuel Drack defended his thesis on cement pollution and cactus morphology

Last Monday, 13 March, 2017, Juan defended his undergraduate thesis on the morphological response of a cactus to cement dust pollution. The thesis examiners agreed in that Juan had done a great job in this project, producing interesting results that are relevant for our understanding of how human activities are influencing natural species and ecosystems. 189 more words

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Scholarly pursuit of Maldivians

It is recognized that Maldivians travel far and wide to achieve higher education, mainly for the lack of opportunity in the Maldives. 5,818 more words

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Embracing Mortality, A Thesis From the Class of 2010

I asked Amanda Sanders, class of 2010, to reflect on her thesis. Amanda explained:

“I discussed how one could only be great if you were to accept and embrace your mortality. 444 more words

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A. Theocharis Master's Thesis

Comparison of fabric tensors for granular materials – A scan line void based approach.



Draft Theses on Prisons and Prison Slavery

The following was written on September 9th, 2016, in recognition of the nation-wide prisoner strike organized by the IWW’s Incarcerated Workers Organizing Committee. I intended to publish it at that time, but was delayed and eventually forgot about the piece. 458 more words


Criticism and review in higher education: here be dragons?

This week’s guest post comes from Mark Summers, who was copyright officer at a UK university for a number of years, before leaving to undertake a PhD (in music). 1,050 more words

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Collaboration with visiting scholars (December 2016)

EquJust programme with visiting scholars Ioanna Katsikopoulou (York/Thessaloniki), Gabriele Molzberger and Loriana Metzger (Wuppertal), Philipp Eigenmann (Zurich), Joon Heo (Yeungnam) during 14.-18.12.2016 at the University of Tampere School of Education: 100 more words