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Amy Cuddy: Your body language shapes who you are | Video on TED.com

TED Talks Body language affects how others see us, but it may also change how we see ourselves.
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The Cause Of Mediocre U.S. Math Scores

The Cause Of Mediocre U.S. Math Scores | Social Commentary | Scoop.it
In my era, one could afford to take a flyer on math. However, as the increasing number of STEM jobs in our math-driven economy require more than a rudimentary grasp of the subject, students, of whatever stripe, can longer afford to blow math off.
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We can't 'ban bossy' if women in tech are being told to know their role

We can't 'ban bossy' if women in tech are being told to know their role | Social Commentary | Scoop.it
Jess Zimmerman: It doesn’t matter how many girls we send to space camp when we’re busy dropping them into industries that punish women for working too hard (You want more people identifying as women in Science and Technology?
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Yes!

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Secret bundles of profit

Secret bundles of profit | Social Commentary | Scoop.it
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If you think about the fact that the journal doesn't pay for the research, they charge for submission of an article, and the reviewing process is also dependent on free labor it is pretty incredible that they are able to command such high prices for subscription. I'm surprised that universities don't leverage their bargaining power a little more effectively.

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