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Not So Good: AcWriMo Day Five and Six Report

After having an awesome day four of Academic Writing Month (AcWriMo), my writing took a slump for the next two days. I only got 49 words written on day five and 224 words on day six. Neither of these days … Continue reading

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Awesome Day! AcWriMo Report Day 4

I had a great working day yesterday, blowing my daily goal out of the water. I wrote 6292 words yesterday. That is an incredible number for me because a good day is usually around 500 words. I completed the job … Continue reading

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AcWriMo Day Two and Three Report

The start of this year’s Academic Writing Month (AcWriMo) is so far the best one yet for me. I am feeling very focused and I am writing more words per day than I usually do (except when I am specifically … Continue reading

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AcWriMo Day One Report

I stated Academic Writing Month (AcWriMo) well. I reached my daily goal of writing 300 words per day on weekends by writing 350 words. I also completed an abstract for a special issue of the journal Wi: A Journal of … Continue reading

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AcWriMo and My Goals for the Month

So November started yesterday, which means there are hundreds of academics writing like mad because it is Academic Writing Month (AcWriMo). Currently in its fourth incarnation, ACWriMo is the brainchild of Charlotte Frost, founder of PhD2Published.It is an excellent way … Continue reading

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How Much Should Graduate Students Publish?

There is a great debate about how much graduate students should be publishing in the comments section of this post in the philosophy news blog Daily Nous. Enjoy!

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It’s not just about the thesis…

Originally posted on The Thesis Whisperer:
In a recent lecture at ANU, the esteemed research education expert Dr Margaret Kiley claimed that if we set out to design the Australian PhD from scratch we wouldn’t start from here. The PhD…

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