Monthly Archives: March 2015


Twitter Chat: Putting content into context through DIY

As you may have noticed, our monthly topic has been DIY. You might ask yourself DI…whY? Nowadays, the Internet offers us plenty of opportunities to self tailor our knowledge. Say you want to learn how to build a birdhouse; you fire up your search engine and within seconds you’ve found […]


DIY-Studies: be your own master

You probably didn’t know this, but in Austria you can study something called “individual studies” – studies which you can design yourself. If you can’t find studies that fit your needs at one of Austria’s 21 public universities, don’t worry and make your own. In three (more or less) easy […]


What it means to be inspirational. And why disability has nothing to do with it. 1

It is no secret that society has a tendency to put people into categories that in the long run end up defining them. Science students are geeks, successful career-driven women are bossy and alternative people are hippies. But what about: disabled people…. are inspirational?