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On generosity in academia

On generosity in academia

gen·er·os·i·ty (jĕn′ə-rŏs′ĭ-tē) n.pl.gen·er·os·i·ties Liberality in giving or willingness to give, Kindness or magnanimity, Amplitude; abundance, A generous act. Ref: The Free Dictionary  Last week I attended Bren Neale’s retirement conference (which I discuss here) and it has got me musing about generosity in academic life. The majority of presenters at the event spoke extremely warmly about Bren and all thanked her for her generosity. As an Early Career … Continue reading

We’re looking for a new #acwri host!

Jeremy and Anna are looking for someone new to host #acwri on Twitter, initially to cover Anna while she goes on maternity leave. An explanation of what #acwri is can be viewed on the PhD2Published website here but it is essentially a well-established Twitter community consisting of academics from various career stages, disciplines and countries, … Continue reading

The PhDoMeter: Have you downloaded it yet?

Have you heard about the PhDoMeter (pronounced fudometer) yet?! The PhDoMeter is a new app created by PhD2Published for #AcWriMo 2012 that allows you to track your writing journey in the way that suits you most. It can time you, count your words for you or do both! It’s a really neat little app that I … Continue reading

#AcWriMo is over, what happened?!

It’s hard to believe but #AcWriMo is over again for another year! For those not in the know #AcWriMo is a writing initiative run by Dr Charlotte Frost and myself on PhD2Published.  The ‘relatively relaxed’ rules are explained here (in case you like the idea so much you want to do your own writing month … Continue reading