Notices tagged with uni


  1. Matthew Davidson mjd

    The difference between a school educator and a university educator should be the difference between a leader and a guide. #

    about a month ago from web
  2. Matthew Davidson mjd

    Really struggling to get started on an assignment that's an insult to the intelligence of everybody involved. I'm back in high school and really don't want to be here. #

    about a month ago from web
  3. Matthew Davidson mjd

    # exam done. Probably passed. My refusal to explain macroeconomic policy in terms of supply and demand curves won't have helped, but I do have some dignity # Statistics tomorrow and then I'm done for another term. Well and truly done. #

    about 4 months ago from web
  4. Matthew Davidson mjd

    How can I be expected to get any # done with all the noise of these whooshing deadlines? # #

    about 4 months ago from web
  5. Matthew Davidson mjd

    # Club of # is 40 years old. Antony "Doctor Wholigan" Howe and Dallas "Sidekick" Jones are still alive. 1980s # was airmailed VHS cassettes and a lecture room at # # Happy days.

    about 6 months ago from web
  6. Matthew Davidson mjd

    Email from #: "[…] If that link is broken click here." They're to the same URL! What do you think you're achieving? Are you sacrificing the first link to the HTTP gods, so that the second might be spared?

    about 9 months ago from web
  7. Matthew Davidson mjd

    Couldn't bear the thought of reading a textbook, so went AWOL today and just caught up on reading the Internet. Found some useful stuff for my next essays. Despite my bad attitude to #, I can't complain about being required to do more or less what I'd be doing anyway.

    about 9 months ago from web
  8. Matthew Davidson mjd

    I keep telling myself that I could write a beautiful essay without the time, word, and topic limits imposed. Then my interior voice (which sounds just like Jeremy Hardy) says "Yeah, but you wouldn't, would you?" #

    about 9 months ago from web in context
  9. Matthew Davidson mjd

    Most painful essay ever. I'm going to drink to forget now. Possibly for two or three days. #

    about 9 months ago from web in context
  10. Matthew Davidson mjd

    Today in higher education, this happened: # #

    about 10 months ago from web
  11. Matthew Davidson mjd

    This has saved me a lot of typing: #

    about 10 months ago from web
  12. Matthew Davidson mjd

    Ugh. Both my units for this term at # are taught by the same person, asking us to critically think, critically engage, critically reflect, & critically self-reflect. Scared to look at the reading list; with all this criticality flying about, there's bound to be some #

    about 11 months ago from web
  13. Matthew Davidson mjd

    Going AWOL today. Mental health day. Nearly end of term, and if anybody asks me to do something perfectly reasonable, but to do it "critically", I'm likely to go postal. #

    about a year ago from web
  14. Matthew Davidson mjd

    Have chosen the topic of stress for a silly # assignment. So I keep seeing Chris Morris in lycra at regular intervals through the day. #

    about a year ago from web in context
  15. Matthew Davidson mjd

    @tregeagle It's a potemkin # All the staff are casuals, all the course material was produced by people long gone, or dead, or worse - still tenuously employed. Don't look behind the "student experience" curtain, there's nothing there. #

    about a year ago from web in context
  16. Matthew Davidson mjd

    Thank you #, for your informative markup. I kid you not: '<table title="This is a table showing the attributes of a collection of items.">' # #

    about a year ago from web
  17. Matthew Davidson mjd

    Re-read the essay I submitted last week, and it still makes sense. So pleased with it I might post a director's cut on my blog. Mind you, I always say that. #

    about a year ago from web
  18. Matthew Davidson mjd

    Due at 5pm; submitted at 4:59 and 45 seconds. #

    about a year ago from web
  19. Matthew Davidson mjd

    Oh, good grief. # is the only student (so far) at her lecture. The new (privately-operated) # # may be worse than # Deprecated: mysql_escape_string(): This function is deprecated; use mysql_real_escape_string() instead. in /var/www/statusnet-0.9.9/lib/popularity.php on line 61

    about a year ago from web in context
  20. Matthew Davidson mjd

    #'s first lecture (at a different #) is this evening, at the same time as one of mine. Now to test if two instances of # Collaborate can run off a single retail # connection.

    about a year ago from web in context