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How I stumbled into preserving history | History@Work

How I stumbled into preserving history | History@Work | Careers for Historians | Scoop.it
"History@Work" is a multi-authored, multi-interest blog sponsored by the National Council on Public History as a digital meeting place--a commons--for all those with an interest in the practice and study of history in public.
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Need a Job? Invent It

Need a Job? Invent It | Careers for Historians | Scoop.it
Finding a job is so 20th century. That is why young people today need to be more “innovation ready” than “college ready.”
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The Humanities Ph.D. at Work - Manage Your Career - The Chronicle of Higher Education

The Humanities Ph.D. at Work - Manage Your Career - The Chronicle of Higher Education | Careers for Historians | Scoop.it
A Ph.D. who works in the nonacademic sector explores the advantages and disadvantages of doctoral training.
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Texas, where science and history have become ideological battlegrounds - Ars Technica

Texas, where science and history have become ideological battlegrounds - Ars Technica | Careers for Historians | Scoop.it
Ars Technica Texas, where science and history have become ideological battlegrounds Ars Technica Some of the most important decisions that influence the public's knowledge aren't made by scientific societies and they don't take place in Washington...
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A Reason to Major in the Humanities

A Reason to Major in the Humanities | Careers for Historians | Scoop.it
A chemistry professor argues that humanities degrees may be more important for tomorrow's job market than is generally believed.
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The Historical Society: Why History Students Should Love Big Data

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Postgrad diary: 'I gather perspectives on our recent history'

Postgrad diary: 'I gather perspectives on our recent history' | Careers for Historians | Scoop.it
Until recently, the popular image of a postgraduate history student might have been a lone figure in a library, poring over weighty tomes.
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Don't Reform Graduate Education in a Vacuum - Advice - The Chronicle of Higher Education

Don't Reform Graduate Education in a Vacuum - Advice - The Chronicle of Higher Education | Careers for Historians | Scoop.it
Proposals to rethink the doctoral curriculum must involve Ph.D.'s who have left academe.
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Historians warn minister: hands off our academic freedoms

Proposals by David Willetts are condemned by coalition of academic groups for giving universities a 'stranglehold' over publications (RT @JohnDearn: "Historians warn [UK] minister: hands off our academic freedoms": http://t.co/SgvlMiDm...
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