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A New Journey Begins

Life is ultimately a long, exasperating journey made up of various paths, wrong turns, forks in the road and sometimes, even dead ends. As my life progresses I am nearing a point in my life or ‘fork in the road’ and a decision has to be made. 298 more words

My Life

Sarah's Grand Grad School Adventure

The adventure starts with a big move.

Several years ago, as a fresh undergraduate student, I knew that I wanted, needed, to go to graduate school. 612 more words


Next-Level Ways to Prepare for a New Semester

Hi Readers,

I am only 1 week away from starting my Master’s program at USC! And while the semester may not look the way I envisioned it (hello zoom meetings, goodbye Practicum placement), I am still determined to make the most of every second of it! 1,236 more words


Level II Fieldwork Diaries: Outpatient Pediatrics Week 6

It’s midterm week! 6 weeks down, 6 more weeks to go. I can’t believe I am halfway done. This fieldwork feels like it is flying by, and I can’t tell if it’s because it’s summer or because I am really loving this placement. 744 more words

Occupational Therapy

Profundity from My Grad School Notes

Scribbled on a classmate’s presentation outline in a class on James Joyce:

fart can be art at the right moment

Grad school was money well spent, clearly.


Things I'm Doing

Here are things I am doing at the moment:

1. Getting ready for the first day of school. The jury is still out on whether this will happen from my office or from my classroom, but either way, I have to learn Google Classroom and digitize (read: rebuild from scratch, using the mandatory prefabbed software) my entire curriculum as soon as I find out what I’m teaching. 323 more words


How to Get a Masters Online

Christine Ducz is the Little Reading Coach. In this interview she demonstrates how her graduate degree has boosted her career and allowed her to open her own tutoring business. 379 more words

Interview Series