Science Wide Open: Children’s Books about Women in Science

Proofed believes that girls need to learn about good examples of women in science and one great way to do that is through stories. John Coveyou and his team will be creating children’s books that inspire curiosity with true stories of women scientists. In this Kickstarter, they have far surpassed their goal. We congratulate them

An Introduction to Cohesion in Academic Writing

AWUC originally published this video on You Tube on August 18, 2015.In this video for the NUST MISiS Academic Writing Center, English Language Fellow John Kotnarowski provides a brief introduction to the concept of cohesion in academic writing. Defining cohesion as “the grammatical and lexical links within a text”, the video outlines the importance of

Advanced English Grammar Video: Collective Nouns

Learn English with Adam, Video originally published on January 31st, 2014 on You Tube.”ARE the English police looking for you?” Or, “IS the English police looking for you?” Do you use a singular verb or do you use a plural verb? In this English grammar lesson, learn how to use collective nouns like STAFF,

Writing for a Scientific Audience

Mhairi Morris originally published this video on You Tube on November 3, 2015.”Hints and tips for writing for a scientific audience, including some basic rules, how to structure the piece and referencing appropriately.” – Mhairi Morris Proofed’s Insight: This presentation is useful to those learning how to write a scientific essay. Some of you as