Tagged: essays

Book review: The Conversation Yearbook 2016 - Scibooks

Sarah-Jane O'Connor Jan 20, 2017

Toward the end of the year there can be a glut of ‘best of’ publications, but The Conversation Yearbook 2016 stands out as an enjoyable, wide-ranging collection of essays. The Conversation has been running in Australia since 2011, collating news and views from the academic and research community on hot topics of the day or longer-burning issues. My main … Read More

Otago news: Essay and exam workshops (attn: lecturers & undergrads) - Code for life

Grant Jacobs Jun 01, 2010

This post is mainly for those at the University of Otago (Dunedin, New Zealand). Non-locals are welcome to comment on the workshops, of course. (Source: University of Otago Higher Education Development Centre.) Not all students arrive at university with good essay-writing or exam skills. While at the Science library yesterday, a small flyer drew … Read More