Succeeding in Graduate School

Even students who were at the top of their undergraduate programs quickly learn that grad school is a whole new ballgame. Fortunately, we've got you covered with relevant tools, articles, blogs, and more, all in one place.

Latest Articles About Succeeding in Grad School

  • How to Submit Papers to Conferences +

    How to Submit Papers to Conferences As a graduate student, you should participate in as many conferences as you can because participating in conferences combines the best of all academic opportunities: Read More
  • Increase Your Reading Speed and Comprehension +

    Increase Your Reading Speed and Comprehension Almost all students have had some experience like the following: one professor assigned you 800 pages to read, and another assigned you 900 pages to Read More
  • Joining Research Teams +

    Joining Research Teams One of the fundamental principles of graduate school is to produce educated researchers who have strong, reliable, and ethical research skills that they can use Read More
  • Prioritizing vs Procrastinating +

    Prioritizing vs Procrastinating Graduate school organization is a key to graduate school success! Most of your time spent as a graduate student will be a delicate act of Read More
  • Reading for Detail +

    Reading for Detail Reading for detail can be a daunting and challenging task but proves important in graduate school. Time is valuable, so reading things repeatedly is impractical. Read More
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Latest Blogs About Succeeding in Grad School

  • 10 Moments all Grad Students Know: Featuring illustrations from Jorge Cham’s PhD Comics illustrations +

    10 Moments all Grad Students Know: Featuring illustrations from Jorge Cham’s PhD Comics illustrations Every grad student faces the pains and struggles that only we can understand. Sure, our lives may look beautiful to professionals in the real world Read More
  • How to Deal with Grad School Competition +

    How to Deal with Grad School Competition It is no secret that pursuing a graduate degree is emotionally, psychologically, and physically exhausting. Graduate school can be the first time students truly experience Read More
  • What is an Academic Coach? Do you need one? +

    What is an Academic Coach? Do you need one?   “Academic coaching is an interactive process that focuses on the personal relationship created between the student and the coach. The coach challenges the student Read More
  • Tips on How to Stay Focused: Improve Your Concentration +

    Tips on How to Stay Focused: Improve Your Concentration How many times have you sat and tried to focus on a project or assignment, only to find your mind wandering? Despite your best efforts, Read More
  • How to Find Free Money for Graduate School Part 3 +

    How to Find Free Money for Graduate School Part 3  Assistantships are another way of funding your graduate education and are available at many schools with graduate programs. Unlike scholarships, assistantships are more like a Read More
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