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What do Darwin, penguins, poop, fire, and sheep have in common? A crowd-funding quest(ion)

It’s no secret that science funding rates are, in a word, abysmal*. As a pre-tenure faculty member, this has been weighing heavily on my mind, and I’ve devoted a substantial portion of my year to grant writing (fingers crossed!). 1,180 more words


How I cured my imposter syndrome

This post is part of the Diversity in Science Blog Carnival on Imposter Syndrome, hosted by Scicurious over at Neurotic Physiology.

When I started graduate school at the University of Wisconsin, I felt like an imposter. 1,016 more words