Category Archives: Academia

Science Writing Sampler Platter

Category: Academia, Blogging community, Botany, Chemistry, Dietary Supplements, HeLa, History, Natural Products Chemistry, Natural Products Pharmacology, North Carolina, Pharmacology, Pharmacy, Science Journalism, The American South, The Working Scientist | 1 Comment

University milestone dashed by distant copy editing

Category: Academia, Journalism, North Carolina | 6 Comments

How do scientists view fact-checking by science writers?

Category: Academia, Science Journalism | 33 Comments

NCI Cancer Bulletin on meeting tweeting

Category: Academia, Blogging community, Cancer, Journalists, Awesome, Shameless Self-Promotion, The Working Scientist | Comments Off

The Freedom Riders and Same-Sex Marriage

Category: Academia, The American South, Underrepresented Groups in Science and Medicine | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , | 8 Comments

REPOST: National Historically Black Colleges and Universities (HBCU) Week: Examining the Modern Relevance of the HBCU

Category: Academia, HBCU, REPOST, Underrepresented Groups in Science and Medicine | 1 Comment

Are HBCUs still needed?

Category: Academia, Civil Rights, Underrepresented Groups in Science and Medicine | Tagged , , , | 8 Comments

Angry Sunday rant on behalf of my friends in the Minority Academic Ghetto*

Category: Academia, Personal, ScienceOnline2011, Underrepresented Groups in Science and Medicine | Tagged , , , , | 9 Comments

Tenure denial case of DePaul chemistry prof, Quinetta Shelby

Category: Academia, Chemistry, Underrepresented Groups in Science and Medicine | 6 Comments

Gregory Petsko seems like a really cool dude

Category: Academia, GoodPeople | 6 Comments