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"You're Hired"

Can I talk about this yet? I think so? Yes!

To those in the blogosphere that may not follow me on Facebook or Twitter and may have missed my ecstatic postings of jubilation, I was chosen out of many-many-many candidates as the new Young Adult Services Coordinator at… 232 more words


By Claire Evans

The Listserve brings online strangers together in an era oversaturated
with friends

“Like all the men of Babylon,” wrote Jorge Luis Borges in The Lottery…

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Some Advice for Graduate Students

by Rosa Conrad

Recently, I was asked to speak to a group of new graduate students in a Master’s program for sociological practice and offer some words of wisdom and advice for these students who may be nervous, eager, and dare I suggest excited as well? 960 more words

18 months: lessons learned

I would love to see the stats on the number of blogs started while one is pregnant that are subsequently abandoned once the baby arrives- I’m guessing roughly 99%? 785 more words

Graduate School

My First Real Graduate School Experience

The first A minus I ever received in an English course was in sixth grade. I remember the teacher … Mrs. H. She didn’t like me; at least, that’s what I thought at the time. 822 more words

Anxiety. And Happiness.

Since I apparently really like stressing myself out…that starting graduate school and quitting one job just wasn’t enough…I decided to not renew my lease for my apartment and to continue job hunting in Pittsburgh. 529 more words


Tattoos and life and everything

I want to talk to you about New York. I have finished knitting projects (yes, two!) to share. I have many a thing to talk about. 728 more words

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