This is just a brief glimpse into my life right now. Nothing but self doubt. Why can’t my brain actually be useful? Not the slapping,
Holas, I am once again taking a small procrastination break. The last few days have been long. Non-stop reading. I must have done 60+ papers
I just need to rant and document a bit the qualification exam preparation experience thus far. Nothing ground-shattering, but it was stuff I needed to address.
The first year of grad school was a lot rougher than I anticipated. Not having any coursework was a bit of a double-edged sword. Less work, but also fewer opportunities to feel like I’m making progress.
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.
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