How to Tell if a New Strategy is Working

The concept of "getting better" implies doing something different, and that the "something different" is "better" in some way.

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Professional Development
Teaching

Make Writing Easier: Train Like an Athlete

Whether writing a thesis, dissertation, an article for publication, the process itself can seem daunting.

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Professional Development
Writing

Reaching Students Outside the Classroom

To the current generation of undergraduate students, email seems old fashioned. Sometimes faculty can be hesitant to use email, let alone send a text message or use Facebook. So is it possible to meet in the middle?

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Professional Development
Teaching

Getting to Know the UNL Ethics Center

The Robert J. Kutak Center for the Teaching Study of Applied Ethics, founded in 1985, promotes academic integrity and ethics across disciplines at UNL.

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Good Practices
Academic Integrity
Events

Interview with Dr. Daniel Wueste

We had the opportunity to sit down with Dr. Daniel Wueste, this year’s keynote speaker for Academic Integrity Week, and Director of the Robert J. Rutland Institute for Ethics at Clemson University.

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Good Practices
Academic Integrity

Subject Librarians

Subject librarians are a valuable and, for some students, little known resource on our campus.

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Navigating Graduate School

Getting the Support You Need: Starting a Writing Group

Writing is often seen as a solitary venture. Even when you’re writing in a public place such as the library or a coffee shop, you aren’t interacting with others.

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Navigating Graduate School
Professional Development
Writing
Dissertation
Thesis

Self-Promotion and the Job Search

Whether you’ve just begun your graduate school career or are in your final semester coursework, odds are you’ve been thinking about your professional future and the impending job search.

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Career Development
Networking
Job Search

November 2012

Navigating Graduate School

Getting the Support You Need: Starting a Writing Group

Subject Librarians

August 2012

Navigating Graduate School

Time Management: How to Plan for a Successful Semester

Treating Graduate School Like a Career

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