The Ivory Tower, Siloing, and Always Already Feeling Isolated in Academia

Some green text short story for you: >In grad school trying to delve more into a specific project >Be interested in areas outside of your chosen field but still related >Find negativity and few close resources to help you with your quest for interdisciplinary knowledge >Go home and cry This is something I have been thinking about… Read More The Ivory Tower, Siloing, and Always Already Feeling Isolated in Academia

The Ivory Tower is Falling Down, Falling Down, Falling Down

Jennifer Polk isn’t complaining about the academic job market. She’s growing her own. In her article on Chronicle Vitae, Polk responds to the question that graduate students have been asking themselves for quite some time: how will I use my humanities degree? Her own answer has been to start a business, and with her new career,… Read More The Ivory Tower is Falling Down, Falling Down, Falling Down