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Chirstmas, New Years, and Only One Small Rant, I Swear.

Well, it’s been a while, huh? But I said I’d stick to it and so I shall even though it means ignoring the mound of work and reading that the semester has already dumped on my head. 762 more words

French Language

Final Countdown

This afternoon I had my mock viva, which was an interesting experience. It was reassuring, in that I survived and there was only one question that I felt I completely flunked. 310 more words

Historical Research

Delayed journey to the national archives

Hello! This is a quick post to let y’all know I am currently stuck at Watford Junction to get to the National Archives!

Once I finally reach there I shall be getting to know so very old maps and documents related to St. 32 more words

PhD Life

Help! I'm drowning in questions |Thomas Bray

Today, I found a letter from my younger self which shook me to my core. Leafing through my laptop’s myriad folders, I came across a file entitled PhD questions I have to answer right now! 578 more words



I will always remember taking this bucket of bricks and trying to fix up different structures and shape! Fun time (: So a visit to a Lego exhibition is a must! 26 more words


The conference booklet and my poster.

Oh I completely forgot to add this to the post on my experience at a conference!

Refer to here for the VMSG2015 abstract booklet (my abstract is page 84) and click on the PDF on… 10 more words

PhD Life

Practical Tips for Graduation Week

January is graduation season. Oh happy day…except it isn’t summery July. This means no sleeveless dresses, bare legs and almost no high heels.

No cause for alarm, you can still pull off a fall-themed graduation ceremony in style. 490 more words