Observation

No Monkey, No Cry

Those who know her best describe Sylvia as closed off and even “disdainful.” So it was a shock that the 23-year-old baboon turned to her companions for support when her […]... More>


Observation

NIH Moving to Online Grant Applications

Whole forests are breathing a collective sigh of relief at the news that paper grant applications will soon be a thing of the past at the National Institutes of Health […]... More>


Looking at Looking

Always look on the bright side. Things are looking up. Keep your eye on the prize. Our language is full of expressions that equate optimism and achievement with our gaze. […]... More>


Teaching Tips

Evaluating and Improving Your Teaching

Faculty who take teaching seriously will inevitably ask themselves one especially important question: “How can I become a more effective teacher?” The question implies that an individual’s teaching, no matter […]... More>