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Blown Backward into the Future | Vitae

Twenty-five years after an infamous study predicted a bright academic future, its ghosts still haunt us.

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Depression, Anxiety, and Contingency | Vitae

A gruesome academic murder and questions about academic identity.

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Alt-Ac Isn't Always the Answer | Vitae

Let’s not mistake the alt-ac option for an answer to academia’s labor woes.

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Love on Ice: What Tonya Harding Teaches Us About the Academy

What do competitive figure skating and academia have in common? More than you think....

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On Depression, and the Toll Academia Exacts

Graduate school doesn’t make me depressed; depression does. But being a student certainly has ways of making my chronic illness more challenging....

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Love and Other Secondhand Emotions

What’s love got to do with building a career in academia? Maybe more, and less, than we think....