Sciencebase grilled by students

UPDATE: 2012-02-13 It’s on again and this year I can offer a little advice on how to get a popular science book published if any students are interested in hearing my thoughts on that. Once again, I’ll be attending the annual media careers event at Cambridge University, where students and alumni get a chance to […]

Students bare their science blogs to critics

Mind the Science Gap is a science blog with a difference.  For ten weeks between January and April 2012, ten Masters of Public Health students from the University of Michigan will each be posting weekly blogs as they learn how to translate complex science into something a broad audience can understand and appreciate. Course leader […]

Online students and virtual supervisors

The numbers of international students taking on graduate degrees is on the increase, partly due to the advent of rapid communication and information tools and partly due to the recognition that globalisation is taking over the world. Hah! Supervisors I’ve spoken to over the years have always seen the mix of cultures in their laboratories […]