So, I was well-intentioned when starting this website that I would blog on a regular basis throughout my Ph.D. journey. It’s now the end of my first year of my Ph.D., and I have not written a single blog so far about the experience – oops. In my defense, it’s been an incredibly crazy and … Continue reading One Year Down, How Many To Go?
Blogs are always difficult to start, and often feel pretty self-indulgent and narcissistic – this weird notion that people are interested enough in your day-to-day life to take time out of their day to read about your thoughts, feelings, and the mundanities of your work. However, in the process of applying for and starting my … Continue reading Avoiding Thesis Editing… I’ll Start a Blog Series Instead
From a young age, we are told that if you work hard, you’ll achieve everything that you want. If you just apply yourself in school, you’ll become successful, whether this means becoming a famous actor or actress, the CEO of a Fortune 500, or having any form of influence in society. If you just go … Continue reading What is Social Capital and Why Does It Matter?