Tenure is a red herring!
Fri, Jun 12 2015 16:47 | #altac, #whytenure, academia, adjuncts, employment, OER, open access, PhD, security
Last weekend, while I was enjoying something on television, my iPad buzzed and kindly informed me that a few people I follow on twitter were all tweeting about #whytenure. Woah! I thought! What's this? Is there something earth-shattering happening with tenure? I had to find out. I saw some tweets, favorited them (for later digestion), and went back to my show. It seems
Facebook or Tattoo?
A while back this posting came out from the Chief Security guru at the UMass Boston campus regarding the information you post on Facebook and how, by using it, you may potentially self-sabbotage future opportunities at jobs (or ever higher education). While there is some good advice given in the article, namely:Make sure that you allow only people that you know for sure as friends and give them the