Friday, July 1, 2011

Want A Grant With That?

"NOTRE Dame has a responsibility to preserve the integrity of academic and scientific research by standing with other Australian universities in condemning figures such as Monckton," writes PhD student Natalie Latter at former Phage editor Andrew Jaspan's latest little mortgage-payer, The Conversation. She adds that articulate sceptics "misrepresent and undermine the work of those who uphold academic standards."

Have a look at the oh-so-scientific jottings in the article's illustration.


Serious academic standards there, you bet. The elephant is particularly cute.


  1. It is good that at least someone recognises that there is an elephant in the room.

  2. Unfortunately, there is also the lack of self-awareness amongst the asses.