Sunday, October 21, 2012

Improve your PowerPoint presentations

Many of you will be making presentations to your peers in class. Here is some research on what students prefer in powerpoint presentations:

Research about student preferences for powerpoint presentations

Cheering you on in your work!
Harriet

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Tuesday, October 16, 2012

I Love Lucy and Grad School



The now-classic comedy series "I Love Lucy" debuted this week in 1951. Here's a clip, one of the great Lucy moments, that may also remind you of life as an adult student:


I hope it gives you a smile!
Cheering you on in your work!
Harriet

Tuesday, October 9, 2012

Help with APA -- Best of the APA Blog -- check this out!


Several staffers at the APA host a blog to help users understand the ins and outs of APA style. Each fall, they compile a "best of" post. This year's features links to a number of previous posts, covering areas such as: getting started with APA, sample papers, general reference help, how-to citations, grammar, and formatting. This is a useful list of some of their most helpful posts. Check it out!

Best of APA Blog

Cheering you on in your work!
Harriet

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