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Year 2, Day 4 & 5

Well, I had a meeting with my adviser on day 4. Her feedback was much more positive than it came across in her evaluation form; which was really nice, considering its the most positive feedback I’ve been given by her at one time. 231 more words


Wherever you go, go with a book

What crazy shenanigans do grad students get into on a Friday night? I have no clue. In my attempt to participate in university activities, I attended a showing of the most recent X-Men movie. 375 more words

Graduate School

[Journal] Working through self-destructive perfectionism

Here is something that you should know about me: I’m a perfectionist.

I mean, like, really, really a perfectionist. I am not one of those… 1,119 more words


Higher learning.

A running list of pioneers in education among my kin.

Cain D. Sauls, Tuskegee Institute?

Henry E. Hagans, Howard University, prep.; Shaw University, BA 1890. 259 more words

Paternal Kin

Five Things

1) Today I managed to have no real assigned tasks/children to watch, but to still mess up both copiers in the building and made a child cry. 116 more words

how I survived my first year in graduate school

As I start my second year of grad school, I’d like to reflect on how I managed to survive that first year.  It wasn’t easy, let me tell you.   865 more words