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Going to Grad School

Regular readers of my blog, or anyone who stops by my About Me page will know that I’m going to Grad School in September. Whilst trawling through search results on Google, I couldn’t find anything that addressed my main concern- that I’m going back to school almost 6 years after I first graduated. 541 more words


No, No, New Yorker

Several weeks ago, a cartoon ran in the New Yorker that really set me aback. It seems an especially significant symbol of increasingly blitheness that the rest of the world displays about the financial burdens of graduate school—and the increasing inequality between haves and have-nots in the US. 732 more words



In which I try to explain X-Ray Diffraction (XRD), as I understand it. Or, Look! I’m doing real science! This is what I’ve been focusing on the last few weeks, and therefore haven’t got the energy to come up with something else to talk about. 578 more words

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Snapshot: EL Seniors on Whitworth and the Future

As graduation grows closer and the epidemic of senioritis reaches new highs,  let’s take a moment to hear from a few of the members of EL Class of 2014 as they share what they have learned during their time at Whitworth and what is the next step after graduation. 638 more words

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Ring My Bell

(Yes, a post that has nothing to do with The Unwanted. I know, shocking.)

Last week was a hectic one. On Thursday I turned in my thesis for my creative writing graduate degree. 214 more words


Story Time: Field Work Begins

Next week I intend to have my life together enough to bring you my thoughts from Emerald City Comicon 2014 (and some photos!), so if you’re not interested in geology, feel free to stop reading now, I won’t be offended. 1,038 more words

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