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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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January 28, 2013
Felicia B. LeClere considers the pros and cons -- for institutions and for grad students thinking about their careers.
January 25, 2013
Let's be honest with students about the wisdom of going to graduate school in fields like English, writes Kevin Brown -- but let's remember, too, that there are jobs at non-brand-name colleges.
January 23, 2013
Keep this important document current, easy to navigate and honest, writes Eszter Hargittai.
January 21, 2013
Departments have no business punishing adjuncts or those who haven't earned tenure if they seek other positions, writes Nate Kreuter.
January 18, 2013
No campus is an island, none of us stands alone. Maria Shine Stewart offers various definitions of a word often used and rarely discussed.

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