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PhD Program Frustration and Final Decisions

Applying for PhD programs is a long, tiring process. Part of the reason for this is because they want to weed out less serious candidates. PhD programs accept only a few new candidates per year so competition can be fairly stiff. 526 more words


On the Rhetoric of "Fit" and Being Seduced by PhD Programs

In my personal blog, I wrote about how crazy it was for me during the past two months as I received the acceptances from a handful of doctoral programs I applied to and visited two of the universities before heading to Indianapolis in mid-March for the annual Conference on College Composition and Communication. 1,287 more words


Wow so much!

There is so much to catch up on! My Monday of this week started sooooo chaotically! My little Frenchie ended up in the Emergency room :(. 333 more words

My Daily Randomness

Should Innovators Be Rewarded With PhD's?

Of course not, they are nothing of the same, but let me make my point.

Today I stumbled upon an interesting article that elaborates on how earning a PhD is like reaching the limits of a sphere and expanding it by a pinpoint. 113 more words

Doctoral degree from Egypt (PHD vs DBA)

1          Doctoral degree from Egypt (PHD vs DBA)

I have been asked several times about the main difference between PHD and DBA, and how we can get a doctoral degree while we are in Egypt or Middle East. 1,408 more words


DLSU Master's and Doctoral Programs (MSECE, PhD ECE)


Master of Engineering (M.Eng) = 48 units

  • Foundation subjects 12 units
  • Methods of Research 3 units
  • Advanced Mathematics 6 units
  • Major subjects 15 units…
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Graduation Week

Hi all,

This last week has been pretty full on and also inspiring. A couple of awesome days with special awards, graduation and finished off with a workshop at the Millennium Institute in Auckland, an absolutely incredible facility! 244 more words