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My Pursuit of Graduate School Part 5

I perhaps have never been so pleased to be able to write on the subject of my graduate school prospects for I have good tidings to share!  319 more words


Budgets, Schedules and List of Anticipated Accomplishments

So I’ve come to a point this summer where sh$t needs to get done. I have no lab space. I don’t have materials or reagents. I really don’t have a plan either. 223 more words

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WE14 Rapid Fire Submissions Due in 2 Weeks!

Submissions for the WE14 Rapid Fire presentations are due in just two weeks, on July 16th!

Here is your chance to present your technical work to a broader audience, learn how to connect your your thesis to broader goals, and get some feedback on your presentation. 123 more words

Helpful research/university/graduate school websites

Lots of helpful tidbits from graduate school problems and on:


How to give a twenty minute talk. This is useful no matter what you’re doing! 253 more words

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The Case of Philosopher W, Part II: The Feminist Moment

Yesterday, I wrote about W, a philosophy PhD whose tenure-track offer was rescinded when she asked the hiring institution for a number of goodies.  Much of the commentary on W’s case has focused on the perils posed to women by negotiating. 1,056 more words


A New Beginning

So, if you’ve been here before you may notice that not only did I completely overhaul my design, I’ve also removed my old posts. I had, to be quite honest, forgotten that I even owned a blog since the bulk of my posts were from 2009! 492 more words