Month: November 2013

MOOCs and Businesses

I was watching a bit of TV a few days ago and saw a commercial advertising a partnership between Khan Academy and Bank of American on a financial education website they’re calling “Better Money Habits” which you can see here.…

Defending a Ph.D. Outside the US

I recently had the opportunity to speak at an International Water Association conference in Taiwan. While at the conference I got to know a few other PhD students in my discipline and was surprised a little by the differences in…