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Pop Quiz: Where has teaching taken you?

Happy Canada Day / Bonne fête du Canada to all our Canadian readers! I’m just getting ready to leave on a conference/research trip to Italy, which I’ve always thought was by far the best perk of my job (hint to future academics: study things that are in places you like …

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Pop Quiz: Final Destination Has a Lot to Answer For

I’m currently in Tokyo on holiday, so this is going to be a really quick Pop Quiz. I’m writing this during pauses in my last-minute packing frenzy, and that got me thinking about travel in terms of school trips. I’ve been on a fair few school trips, both as a …

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Pop Quiz: Field Trips

Greetings, all. Thanks to the magic of the internet, I’m in Chile right now touring a state-of-the art radio telescope for its inauguration! My subs will be watching the comments, however, so behave. While I’m on my field trip to the Atacama Desert, let’s talk about field trips in general. …

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