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#1747 - Some Stories This Week


In general, this week has been a rather unusual working week for me. There were a couple of events which made it so.

Earlier this week, a possible future PhD candidate visited our group. 742 more words

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PhD quick break in Rome - First night

Hey all! This post was meant to be a huge 1-year celebration of my short trip to Rome during a long weekend where I had no PhD classes but it became so long that I decided to break it down. 573 more words

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What kind of Ph.D. Advisor do you want?

I have been thinking about this question more than ever lately, “What kind of Advisor do I want? What qualities am I looking for when it comes to choosing my PhD Advisor?” 935 more words


Challenging PhD Challenges

We talked about how challenging and stressful PhD experience can be, lets now talk about it making it more enjoyable less and detrimental to our wellbeing… 916 more words

You & Your PhD

Just Not Cricket

by Patrick Goodarzi

True to academic stereotypes, it seems whenever sport is mentioned in these pages it is often followed by some combination of the words… 460 more words

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Who I am

It doesn’t matter that they don’t know

What matters is that I know who I am

Cried and cried and cried..

Called and yelled

Tired… 97 more words

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Work that Net(work)

The richest people in the world look for and build networks. Everyone else looks for work.

Robert Kiyosaki

As academics, conferences are a necessary, useful, and exciting part of the parcel.

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