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Students should be encouraged to think in terms of hypotheses rather than theses, and research questions or problems rather than their putative solutions when it comes to dissertation proposals, argues Heather Dubrow.

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November 4, 2016
A major concern for trans people today is the process of legally changing one’s name, as well as one’s gender marker, on official college records, writes Katriel Paige.
November 4, 2016
Stacy Jane Grover gives advice on how to avoid curriculum choices that exoticize, tokenize and discipline the experiences of transgender and gender-nonconforming students.
November 3, 2016
Many of us in academe might find that we have important expertise to share in surprising ways, writes Jason D. Seacat.
November 2, 2016
Humanities departments need to recognize today’s job market and change the tenure-or-bust attitude that’s still too prevalent on many campuses, writes Marcus Cederström.
November 1, 2016
Megan Condis explores why so few students take advantage of office hours and gives some tips on how to get more of them to do so.

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