How (Not) to Screw Up In Grad School

How To: Make It To Grad School

My biggest university screw-up was the way I almost didn’t make it into graduate school. I failed to look into the requirements until I was nearly done my undergraduate degree. … Continue reading

July 23, 2015 · Leave a comment

Forget Sorry! ‘No’ is the hardest word.

I have found one of the most difficult things to do as a graduate student is to learn when to say “no”. Once people recognize that you are talented and … Continue reading

July 23, 2015 · Leave a comment

How To: Save Your Grad School Experience

I often talk to students about how to avoid common missteps in grad school. Over the years different students kept asking me many of the same questions, which prompted me … Continue reading

July 22, 2015 · Leave a comment