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I got the new Pokemon Go app. I’m fucking addicted.

This shit is great. It’s getting everyone out of the house and bonding over nerdy shit. 234 more words


Introducing Physics Metaphors to STEM Diversity

In 2015, we submitted the idea of connecting social science, social justice, and physics to the American Society for Engineering Education (ASEE).  The idea seemed strange at first, however, our experience and interactions with thousands of STEM undergrad and graduate students, early career faculty, and senior administration officials continued to point to a relationship between the physics of the unseen and the unusual dynamics of institutions of higher education. 600 more words

The Dissertation House Online, open now! All invited

We’re so pleased that the PROMISE Dissertation House sessions are so popular, and we are especially thankful to all of the people who have been involved and who have finished their dissertations as part of the DH! 174 more words

Dissertation House

Taiwan Discussion: Humans over humanoids, The Jessica Effect, & Women in STEM @AAAS

When I went to Taiwan for the Pacific Sciences Congress, I was able to share “The Jessica Effect” as part of a session that was sponsored by the American Association for the Advancement of Science (AAAS).  797 more words


Lindsay Lohan Plans To Make Another Album

In news that is sure to have Adele, Rihanna and Taylor Swift quaking in their collective boots, Lindsay Lohan reveals she’s planning to head back into the studio to record a third album, following her 2004 debut “Speak”, her 2005 followup “A Little More Personal (Raw)” and her 2008 single “Bossy”. 134 more words


Love Talk: It's Not Cool To Be Selfish [EXCLUSIVE AUDIO]

In this edition of the Love Talk, Erica Campbell talks about why it’s not cool to be selfish. She says that if we only pay attention to ourselves, that’s all we’ll be left with! 115 more words

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