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What Does It Mean to Earn My Jewels?

You’re gonna be you, and it’s gonna take a lifetime of practice. And practice is awkward. Practice is a struggle. Practice is a fight.

— Jon Foreman…

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Grad school, at last!

It has been two days since the results have been released and I still can’t believe I made it. The six months it took for me to reach this milestone in my life was all worth it. 61 more words

Graduate Degree

National Science Foundation Graduate Research Fellowship Winner: Meet Gabrielle

EDUCATION: B.S in Biochemistry at Stony Brook; starting a Ph.D. at Rockefeller University in the Fall.
RESEARCH INTERESTS: Viral evolution; the development of host tropism (how organisms grow or turn in response to stimuli – think sunflowers); innate immunity against viruses. 819 more words


Here's to You, Dr. Kirchfeld

As I’ve mentioned, my blog topics typically come from memories, which seem to trigger more memories. My last two pieces have led to remembering a most unforgettable professor whose class I enjoyed during graduate school. 1,642 more words


June 16, 1999 - Wednesday - 12:18 p.m.

A 19-year-old named Brian is staying with me this week.  He’s pretty cool; a nice Christian guy.  He’s the Boom Operator for Beneath the Depths. 86 more words

Psychology RSS News Feeds

I try and keep up on the latest news in the world of psychology using RSS feeds on the homepage of my web browser. Lots of articles and tidbits which on occasion lead me to more research on subjects that I care about. 86 more words


Let’s Try This Again....

Hi there! It’s been a while since I’ve been on this site and I figured I’d give this another try and actually try and write more consistently! 1,293 more words