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#1549 - The Story This Week


Let me bore you by sharing that this week has been another super busy week for me at work, haha :lol: . But since being super busy at work seems to have become the norm now, so I can also say that this week has been a normal week for me at work, haha :lol: . 595 more words

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The Magic of Deadlines

Love ’em or hate ’em, deadlines play an important role in academia. As much as they sometimes scare me, I personally enjoy working to deadlines, particularly if they’re set by something or someone else (i.e. 332 more words

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4.19.15: Endings Blog on Justified

For me, part of the challenge of regular writing is that I always want to stop and edit, to correct in nitpicky fashion every thing that I am writing and saying, and that just results in me not ever pushing “publish”. 179 more words

#1546 - One Full Week in Delft


So it has been ten days now since the day I was back in the Netherlands from my amazing spring trip to Japan. It means that now I have had a full working week here in Delft, haha. 1,035 more words

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Writing the PhD discussion chapter: from fear to flight

Don’t believe what your eyes are telling you. All they show is limitation. Look with your understanding. Find out what you already know and you will see the way to fly.

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Five Skills Ateneo Chem taught me

I am indebted to the Ateneo Chemistry Department for honing my skills as a chemist. Now that I am doing advanced PhD work, I look back and realize how much the ‘chem dept’, as we fondly call it, prepared me well for this type of work. 1,393 more words


A dietitian eats WHAT?!

In my PhD office, there’s a lot of excitement and buzz in the air. Even though we’re located in the newest building on the university campus, we’re about to move to our newly renovated dig to be closer with the other nursing staff and students.  378 more words

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