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How do I choose?

I thought I’d take a break from the riveting world of textbook review to comment on something I’ve been thinking about for a while. Many websites and other founts of knowledge have said something like the following when it comes to choosing a graduate program: “it’s critical to find a specific professor to serve as your thesis advisor. 861 more words

Ethnomusicology

10 Differences Between Graduate and Undergraduate

I’ve been at UT Dallas for about a month now. I’m reminded of that as my first round of tests slowly creep up on me, and I realize the semester is going a lot faster than I thought it was. 1,748 more words

College Musings

Becoming aware of your theoretical orientation

One of the first lessons I learned upon starting graduate school is that you need to figure out your theoretical orientation for therapy.

What is a theoretical orientation? 382 more words

One Week In.

A week ago, I finally made the incredible move over to Belfast, North Ireland. As most of you already know, I moved here to get a Masters of Arts in Arts Management from the Queen’s University of Belfast. 289 more words

Personal Musings

Graduate training, missed opportunities and the good ol’ days

A couple of recent conversations have got me thinking about the culture of academia and grad school training.

The first conversation relates more to the general culture of academia. 796 more words

The Big Return

It’s officially been a month since I left Tanzania.

I remember that first moment of arriving home, stepping off of the plane and trying to find my family in the crowd. 761 more words

Weekly Topic

Back into the swing of things

There’s no other way to summarize September except for hectic.  I imagine that the way my September went is the reason that so many people complain about, hate, and drop out of grad school- it was  306 more words

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