http://chronicle.com/article/Whose-Job-Is-It-Anyway-/64536/ I thought it was me. I advertised the non-academic job market event. The GSE sent emails, hung posters, spread the word verbally, but the event was not well-attended. Don’t get me wrong, the room was full but it was not overflowing, like I imagined it would be given the dreadful job prospects. Despite my… Read More Blame Career Services, too.
https://www.insidehighered.com/views/2014/07/28/essay-calling-new-perspective-business-schools-and-humanities#sthash.0mSMq0jx.qjtu In William Major’s essay calling for the abolition of business schools in favor of the humanities, he supports his argument by using business terms. He insists that the business schools and societal obsession with the capitalist market are the reason why humanities programs are under siege. He uses the capitalist argument to suggest that… Read More Closing everyone else down is not the answer