The ever climbing cost of graduate tuition

While we are very accustomed to reading about tuition fee increases for undergraduate students and the associated reactions to these increases, we are generally not made aware of the increasing cost of attending graduate school. I’m unsure of if this is due to a complacency and acceptance within graduate students or if this is related to a difference Read more about The ever climbing cost of graduate tuition[…]

Sharing science without the scientists

Well, another conference has come and gone (if you want a few highlights from it, check out the twitter hashtag #Congress_2013). The City of Saskatoon provided a nice, albeit pricey, location for the combined annual meetings of three large Canadian scientific organisations (CMOS, CGU and CWRA). Kudos need to be given to the organisers and Read more about Sharing science without the scientists[…]