Hey guys, I’ve been wanting to write this blog literally since I moved to the city, before I even had a website to which to post it. Boston’s housing market […]
The NSF GRFP awards were sent out last Friday, and I did not receive it. But my reviews are interesting, so join me as I dissect and address their comments and critiques.
As I’ve been reading papers, one of the things I’ve thought about is the different types of papers or articles a graduate student might be interested in writing and publishing. I decided to craft a “beginner’s guide,” if you will to the world of scientific publications : written by a beginner, for beginners, and edited by the experienced.
Parts 1, 2, and 2.5 were focused mostly on preparing for my talk and analyzing all my mistakes. Now it’s time to shift the focus from my chaotic life to […]
A friend went through my blog and pointed out specific things to not do next time. Most of it was stuff I knew but simply didn’t have time to do, […]
Alright. Let’s talk about my talk. I’d really rather forget this ordeal and move on, but if I glossed over this experience, I’d be doing both myself and future grad […]
Right now, it is 4:08am of what is now, I guess, the second day of SICB. For those who aren’t familiar with this conference, the Society of Integrative and Comparative […]
As part of the Teaching as Storytelling course I took, I had to tell a story from my department, OEB, in one of the sessions. I decided to use a story […]
This Wednesday in OEB 399 (that class where the G1 cohort gets together to eat, drink, and talk every week), we discussed the differences between “normal bosses” and research advisors. […]
Holas, I’m writing this post mostly to help myself decompress. The last few days and especially this morning have been incredibly stressful.