Tag: higher ed

Platypod, Episode Two: Ableism in Anthropology and Higher Ed

Laura Heath-Stout , August 9th, 2022


In this episode, Platypod presents a conversation between Laura Heath-Stout (Brandeis University) and Rebecca-Eli Long (Purdue University). They discuss their research and experiences of ableism in ac…


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Inclusion and Opportunities for Equal Participation for Autistic University Students in France

Cara Ryan , June 7th, 2022


This browser does not support HTML5 audio Listen to an audio recording of this piece read by Cara Ryan Image by Jon Tyson, Unsplash Like the term “equal…


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Book Review: Experiences of Academics from a Working-Class Heritage by Carole Binns

Rose Deller , November 19th, 2020


In Experiences of Academics from a Working-Class Heritage, Carole Binns draws on interviews with fourteen tenured academics from a working-class background to reveal the complexities faced by individu…


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Book Review: The Meritocracy Trap by Daniel Markovits

Rose Deller , March 30th, 2020


In The Meritocracy Trap, Daniel Markovits argues that rather than aiding social mobility, the concept of meritocracy has become the single greatest obstacle to equal opportunities in the…


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What you can REALLY do with an anthropology degree

Rex , September 9th, 2017


The Brooking Institute’s Hamilton Project (because after Hamilton everything has to be named after Hamilton) has a new website examining the relationship between career path and college major &#…


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