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Moving beyond competition after graduation

I recently wrote a post about my experiences in responding to questions after graduation, the “so, how are you?” and “what are you doing now?” Imagine it. You recently graduated with a doctorate having put in numerous years and huge amounts of effort in academic pursuits ranging from conferences, presentations, to the final dissertation and … Continue reading

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Tracy Perkins

Scholar, Teacher, Digital Sociologist


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