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Millennials rock

As longtime readers know, I used to work in a public library and transitioned back to academia a little over a year ago. In both cases I’ve been in management roles, and have been bothered by the negative stereotypes attributed to millennials. 475 more words

There is another phase of his regulations with regard to medical schools which cannot but prove of the greatest interest to members of our present-day medical faculties.

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Tory manifesto pledge on teacher tuition fees dropped causing concern to head teachers

The Conservative manifesto promised teachers wouldn’t have to pay tuition fees while they remained in teaching, which would help to tackle teacher shortages. However, head teachers observed the government has “gone quiet” on the issue after it failed to be added to the Queen’s Speech. 83 more words

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No ordinary think tank

Guest post by Jonathan Schifferes, Associate Director – Public Services and Communities at the RSA

At the dawn of a new parliament – one which will be gripped by negotiating Britain’s international relations while also negotiating new alliances in the House of Commons – the UK gained another think tank last week. 1,224 more words

Universities

De Tocqueville: A Bit More on 'Microaggressions' and Rowan University.

Since my post the other day on so-called ‘microaggressions’ at Rowan University, I’ve been unable to get Alexis de Tocqueville‘s Democracy in America out of my head;  965 more words

Life Skills for College Students: How to Organize Paperwork

As the days move closer to our daughter’s move-in day, I start to get a little worried that we haven’t taught her all the life skills she’ll need when she’s off to college. 613 more words

The documents that I shall quote in translations (the originals may be found in the appendix) will show that the Pope wanted the doctorates in philosophy and in medicine to be given only after seven years of study, at least four of which were to be devoted to the post-graduate work in the special branch selected.

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