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December 2007

Auld Lang Syne

First off, Happy New Year to all of our readers! I am looking forward to 2008 as a pivotal year in the life of the Adjunct Advocate and our AdjunctNation.com webpage. This new year marks a turning point for our company as it does, I…

When You’re Smiling

Life as an adjunct, for many, is no laughing matter. However, I think it's important to keep things in perspective and to try to find the humor in situations that one finds difficult. I am not saying I always manage to do it; I do make…

ChChChChChChanges

I want to talk a little bit about changes that have been made recently here at Adjunct Advocate. Of course, the most important change is that the Adjunct Advocate is no longer a print publication. If you are a print subscriber, please visit…

Reviewing the Situation

I walk my kids to school on Monday mornings. They chatter away about whatever their latest interests are, and I listen. Walking them means I get started with work a little later than usual. Generally, I am in my office between the hours of…

Inspiration

I received a letter in late-November from someone wanting a copy of "Adjunct as Object: A Look At a Dozen Dissertations." It was published in the July/August 2002 issue of Adjunct Advocate. In his letter, the writer said: ....By the way,…