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March 13, 2012
On his way out of Blogtown, Oronte Churm launched a contest promising prizes. Steve Davenport has finished his judging.
March 13, 2012
What would it look like if, say, the Federal government were to decide to prioritize good college-level teaching at the same level that it supports university research?
March 12, 2012
I enjoyed Afshan Jafar’s piece a couple of weeks back about parallels between parenting and professing in the early years, and I imagine I’m not the only mid-career academic/parent of a teenager who was tempted to write the next chapter.
March 12, 2012
Good on Sam Sommers, Tufts University psychology professor and blogger for the Huffington Post and Psychology Today.
March 12, 2012
My earlier statement that campuses focus more effort on recycling than reduction and reuse combined doesn't mean that no campuses do anything to reduce or reuse.
March 12, 2012
Udemy has asked UD to be part of the second cohort of professors chosen for its Faculty Project .  Udemy is a venture offering MOOCs - Massive Open Online Courses.  Here's a recent New York Times article about Udemy and MOOCs.  The article describes the Faculty Project:
March 12, 2012
A reader asks about moving from a faculty slot to a position in retention and student services.
March 11, 2012
Games are fun and educational. But can they be used in First-Year Composition? 
March 11, 2012
It’s been seventy-one days since we made New Year’s resolutions. For those of us who resolved to learn something new this year, “lifelong learning” has never been easier.
March 11, 2012
The hardest part about sitting down to write is the actual beginning of making the clackity sound on the keyboard. I can get myself in the chair. I can turn on my machine. I can cruise around on the Internet, and type up a blog post or two about being in graduate school. But when it comes to getting into the nitty gritty of writing the dissertation, starting is the hardest part.

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