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Fun Friday: Winners of the Annual Dance Your PhD Contest

You read that right.  There is actually an annual contest in which PhD candidates communicate their science via interpretive dance.  There is a cash prize. The results are pretty entertaining. You’re welcome.

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Let Them Study Literature!

We’ve posted before about the tendency for politicians and the general public to equate university education with trade school, or to view all education as simply job training. Everything has to have an economic use, or else it’s useless. We tend to view everything in terms of money. It’s unfortunate, but true. A recent article in […]

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