Lectures and Michaelmas exams will be virtual whilst it is ‘not yet clear’ how many students will be in Cambridge in 2020-21
George the Hermit 💀🐙🔬My disappointment yesterday has turned into mutterings of poor journalism and stories being twisted as I have found the source of the story and there is a lot more detail and context. This misinformation is not what we need right now.
International staff and students report panic after receiving contradictory advice on whether to leave their colleges
George the Hermit 💀🐙🔬The repercussions of how everything has been handled across the institution are going to be felt much longer after this pandemic goes away. I fear for our staff and students.
Cambridge colleges criticised for asking students to leave over coronavirus
TOMORROW – 18 October 12pm – Whitehall Gardens – Red-Handed Rebellion At the beginning of this Rebellion, we asked the Government one simple question: ‘What is your plan for the Climate and Ecological Emergency?’. So far, the only answer we have...
George the Hermit 💀🐙🔬So I know I'm going to get hounded for this but XR are doing a Red Handed protest. On the day of a massive Brexit vote. Which involves the (in)stability of Northern Ireland. Are you really that tone deaf?
After fifteen years of digging into the research practices of scholars at Ithaka S+R, it is clear that scholars are collectors. We have found that they are creating and amassing increasingly complex personal collections of information over the...
George the Hermit 💀🐙🔬If you have Regents House voting rights, consider using them to ensure that Research Associates (and others) at @Cambridge_Uni have the right to vote. There is a risk of ppl taking career breaks etc. being penalised too. Here's a good breakdown
Below is the text from the OLITA Spotlight talk I gave at the OLA Super Conference (#olasc15). ~~~~~~~~~~~~~ I want to acknowledge from the outset that this talk has been heavily influenced by a nu…
George the Hermit 💀🐙🔬More informed people than I have written about these sorts of issues extensively and I recommend that you seek them out. I'll get you started with this great talk from @mchris4duke which always makes me think of new things each time I read it.