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Morton Mementos: Childhood Edition

Compiled by Victoria Petron

Welcome back Mortonians! Last spring I asked many of you to send me your childhood photos. Well, I am finally getting around to sharing them (please let me know if you submitted, and I forgot to get your picture on here). 58 more words


Get a mentor, be a mentor - enrollment opening soon!

New semester, new challenges. Don’t face them alone! Mentors can be great sounding boards, helpful guides, and lifelong friends as you navigate grad school and your career. 208 more words

Graduate School

'We Regret to Inform You': Success, Failure, and the Shadow C.V.

Pinned to the board above my desk in my office is an Apollo 13 postcard that reads: “Failure is not an option.” This was the… 1,540 more words

Want to Tackle Your Writing Routine? Understand Your Tendency

How do I get better at writing?

I think this may be one of the few questions that plagues EVERY graduate student (and even you high achieving undergrads and post-bacs, in preparation for grad school). 1,521 more words


Lost In The Sauce

As I enter my last 7 weeks of sitting in a classroom, I catch myself wondering how I managed to go to school for 20 straight years without going insane.  782 more words

Graduate School, Here I Come!

Wow, so much has happened since I last posted. Now, I am a second-year graduate student at George Washington University pursuing a Master of Arts in Professional Studies in Publishing. 225 more words


MFA Graduation Post

It’s been eight months since I graduated from my MFA program. This month, a new cohort starts their journey with the writing program while the cohort a year after me graduates in December. 568 more words