In Class Laptop Use Shown to Lower Test Scores…

Approximate Reading Time: 3 minutes Intellagirl posted a note about this article today and I was curious, so I read it too… She suggested that the article had entirely missed the point, and she is absolutely right! The Chronicle of Higher Education, March 16, 2009 … Continue reading

What’s the Difference Between a College and University?

Approximate Reading Time: 3 minutes OR: Growing Pains: How to Evolve from a College into a University And, in particular, how to become a university of which everyone can be proud. I’ve been pondering this question as I am now at an institution (which I … Continue reading

How to avoid the 70-hour work week.

Approximate Reading Time: 4 minutes Warning: what follows is another rant. So here I am working at a new job. I really like the institution (for the most part). I really like the faculty (for the most part). I really like the job (for the … Continue reading