They can help propel your career.
This vital skill can open doors to funding, contacts and new opportunities.
Rochelle thinks really far ahead. What will universities be like in 500 years?
Pierre Normand, director of communications at the Canadian Federation for the Humanities and Social Sciences, explains ways in which academics can communicate with the media without feeling tongue-tied.
Saying no doesn’t have to be a painful task.
Rochelle explains the difference between Google searching and academic browsing – and why the two should not be confused.
Knowledge mobilization is a way of translating academic research into information and knowledge that the greater society can benefit from.
Karen Klomparens and John Beck of Michigan State University suggest ways to defuse conflict when it arises in the academic world.
Rochelle explores the current state of university courseware and suggests how an ideal system should work.
Your feedback may have different meanings.
In the future, will we continue to store our files on a computer, or will we be storing everything on a cloud?
An explanation of whether this is the right fit for you.
The University of Calgary has a unique program that pairs grad students with mentors working in industry.
Olivia Rovinescu, director of the Centre for Teaching and Learning at Concordia University teaches new faculty how to design a great lesson plan.
Marianne Stanford, chair of the Canadian Association of Postdoctoral Scholars (CAPS), speaks about the challenges that today’s postdoctoral scholars face and their prospects outside of the academic “parking lot.”
In this inaugural episode, Rochelle delves in to the world of Twitter. Yes, it can actually be useful to academics.
The public and private sides of social networking.
How to submit an article to a peer-reviewed journal.
The slippery slope of budgeting your research grants.
An interview with Doug Peers, associate vice-president graduate and dean of graduate studies at York University, on why academics should consider the life of an administrator.