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Sink or Swim

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Colleges need to abandon the philosophy they use to justify doing little to help new faculty members, writes Kerry Ann Rockquemore.

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Dressing for Success

If interview season is coming up, now is the time to think about attire and how to pay for that new outfit, writes Lee Skallerup Bessette.

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The Fund-Raiser Is Your Friend

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Many professors are wary of their campuses’ development offices. In the debut of a new column, Elizabeth H. Simmons explains how successful interactions can help the faculty and the institution alike.

Dealing With the Committee

Fabio Rojas suggests ways to keep these key people for your dissertation helpful and supportive -- and strategies to consider if they aren't.

The Freedom to Fail

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One of the challenges of the college classroom is showing students that they can learn from failure, writes Nate Kreuter.

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Commandant to President

Gen. Charles C. Krulak sees lessons in his military career for his new job in higher ed.

Don't Talk About Mentoring

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To get the guidance you need, replace your vague sense of unease with a specific list of needs, writes Kerry Ann Rockquemore.

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Honor Your Campus Library

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Kinder campuses have kinder libraries, Maria Shine Stewart asserts.

From Review to Publication

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Eszter Hargittai offers a guide through the journal submission process.

Pay Attention to the Job Ad

Cheryl Reed and Dawn M. Formo explain how to use position announcements to improve your chances.

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