Please treat me like a grownup!

One of the pleasures of running the thesis whisperer blog are the large number of emails I receive, on a daily basis, from research students located all over the world. Sometimes students submit a guest post in response to the open invitation I have on my About page. Other times they just want to thank … Continue reading Please treat me like a grownup!

Academic Arrogance

For years and years I taught 3D computer modelling and animation to architects and interior designers. As you probably know, when you have been teaching something difficult for a while you start to see the same mistakes over and over again. It's easy, dangerously easy, to forget that it's new people making these same mistakes and get, well - grumpy...