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To stand out, a cover letter must be outstanding: smart, engaging, concrete, detailed and polished to perfection. Melissa Dennihy gives pointers on how to do that.

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September 24, 2012
Graduate students can't afford to get taken advantage of, writes Nate Kreuter.
September 21, 2012
Considering whether to seek an external offer? Elizabeth Simmons discusses how your home institution is likely to respond.
September 19, 2012
In the first of a two-part column, Gerry Canavan reviews the initial preparations and minimum requirements.
September 17, 2012
Kirstie Ramsey discusses some of the questions to consider when you are on the tenure track and may want a(nother) child.
September 14, 2012
In the second installment of his essay on the role of teaching in student success, Mike Rose explores how colleges can train faculty to better teach nontraditional students.

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