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The whip? Or the carrot and stick?

A friend of mine recently blogged about the importance of getting away from their PhD to get a much needed dose of perspective, at least for a little while. 574 more words

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“What will you do after your PhD?”

2015 has been… trying. There are certain decisions and commitments you make during the early part of a doctoral degree which are resoundingly crucial yet exciting. 409 more words

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Apply now! NSF Research Experience for Pre-service STEM Teachers

A nine-week National Science Foundation summer undergraduate research experience for future Earth science, chemistry, and biology teachers from around the country

Geoenvironmental Challenges

Application now available. 141 more words

Compartmentalising and dreaming, a winning combination

A comment this Monday morning from my supervisor that took about 2 minutes to process fully:

“Think about the big picture, but try not to get off topic!” 420 more words

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5 weeks in...

Going straight from undergraduate study to a PhD studentship was a lot like going from GCSE’s to A-levels; Distressing, jarring, and a hell of a lot harder, but exciting. 511 more words

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Research Experience

I am currently awaiting  acceptance into a Research Study that evaluates a mothers cortisol levels after she attends a parenting class. Here is my Statement of Interest for this study. statement of interest

Research Experience