June 27, 2012
The life of the mind requires a healthy body, writes Nate Kreuter, and there are ways even for frugal graduate students to get medical care.
June 11, 2012
Just because you need to work during the summer doesn't mean you also don't need down time, writes Nate Kreuter.
May 30, 2012
Balancing responsibilities is the most difficult part of an academic career, writes Nate Kreuter. And that's true even in summer, when some duties may not be present (and you may not be getting paid).
May 14, 2012
Nate Kreuter writes about the frustration of receiving unsolicited review copies -- and the impact of marketing efforts on the curriculum.
April 23, 2012
Young academics need to learn when to share information and when not to, writes Nate Kreuter.
April 9, 2012
It's time for programs to be honest about what their doctoral students need to support life's basic necessities, writes Nate Kreuter.
March 26, 2012
Spring is an unusual time of year in academic careers, writes Nate Kreuter. While nature is blooming, projects and degrees are being wrapped up.
March 12, 2012
New faculty members have to pick their battles with care, writes Nate Kreuter.
February 22, 2012
Nate Kreuter considers the role of instructors when their students come to them with decidedly nonacademic problems.
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