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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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October 24, 2016
Saundra Loffredo offers a four-step process to help you answer those challenging interview questions that require you to draw on previous experiences.
October 21, 2016
Claiming that “mesearch” is a particular issue for scholars of color demonstrates a profound lack of self-awareness on the part of researchers in the social sciences and humanities, argues Victor Ray.
October 20, 2016
As high-achieving women in academe, we are not impostors, writes Claudine Keenan, but have earned our way -- regardless of the pathways we have followed.
October 19, 2016
Patrick Iber provides guidance on how to make Twitter work for academic purposes.
October 18, 2016
Jennifer Lundquist and Joya Misra provide suggestions for how faculty members can best connect with students in class.

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