A wonderful essay on the emotional labour performed by many women in the academy by Margeaux Feldman.
Lecturing is getting a bad rap these days. Some great thoughts by Stephen Heard on the expectations that we should have of our students if we are using lectures in the classroom.
Jeremy Fox has an interesting post up at the Dynamic Ecology blog about the best movies about scientists . I’ve blogged in the past about my impressions of the portrayal of scientists in popular culture here and here.
A great post by Terry at Small Pond Science about the conditions at his institution and how they constrain the type of laboratory that he can run.
An insightful post from Acclamatrix on anger over at Tenure, She Wrote.