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Things I Wish I Knew When I Was a PhD Student

The process of completing a PhD is quite unlike any other experience. It’s a huge commitment that undoubtedly requires some sacrifice on both a personal and perhaps a financial level as well. 1,144 more words

Off guard

was ready for battle.
was aware that it would not come easy.
was prepared to endure more pain.

I expected to be knocked down and bruised. 57 more words

Cardboard City - some challenges and opportunities of arts-based data methods

So, this time last week I was knee deep in cardboard, glue and paper. Up till now I have been gathering data with pupils in their schools however I have been acutely aware of how the school environment may influence their responses to my questions and activities. 598 more words


The start of the journey

I’ve been toying with the idea of writing a blog for a while, yet it has been the very reason for wanting to write one that has held me back. 231 more words


The PhD Playlist - Nicola

In a new weekly article, we put the spotlight on a PhD student at JIC and get them to share three songs in a desert island disc-style game: one song that captures their project (expect some very tenuous links), one song that captures their life as a PhD student and a final motivational song because – let’s face it – we all need it. 377 more words


Submission Day!

So a couple of hours ago I handed over my thesis to the University. I’m now sat in Wetherspoons after having some food just trying digesting the whole situation. 409 more words


'Saturday Night Live' Star Aidy Bryant Reveals Engagement

Aidy Bryant revealed to Seth Meyers on Thursday that she’s engaged to her boyfriend, Conner O’Malley.

The pair got engaged in October 2016 and she shared the hilarious story of how it all went down on “Late Night with Seth Meyers”. 242 more words