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Choosing Courses in Graduate School

Just because you are in Graduate school doesn’t mean there isn’t room for flexibility and individual preferences. Every student has different interests and it is important to remember that when choosing courses it is up to you to carve an intellectual path that fit your needs. 826 more words

Academic Advising

Call for Papers: An International Forum on Asian History and Asian Studies

Call for Papers:  An International Forum on Asian History and Asian Studies, 30 June- 2 July 2015, in Athens, Greece. Organized by ATINER (Athens Institute for Education and Research). 60 more words


Quick Update.

Not sure if anyone cares for it, but here is a quick update as to where my life is right now. I took my first grad school course over the summer for my Marriage and Family Therapy program. 200 more words

My Journey

Thinking About Improving Your English AFTER Coming to the US?

I often hear friends say that they have two goals for coming to the US—to complete a degree then find a good job, and to improve their English. 637 more words

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Dear Man I Almost Just Pepper-Sprayed (Or, Another Day in My Life as a Minority)

Tonight after class, I was walking home from the bus stop. This is about a two block or so stretch along the river. It’s normally not so bad; the view is pretty and there are usually the occasional stragglers around walking dogs. 642 more words

Fun fact of the night

I have never seen so much literature on Asians and stereotyping as I have found in Linguistic Intergroup Bias research. It’s actually pretty cool how much research there is. 128 more words


trading in my arrow for a flame thrower (for just a minute)

As I sat in the staff meeting last week, the word October was uttered. Now for many students this is a time of joy! Snow season coming: maybe we will get a snow day. 1,119 more words

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