9 Reasons Why I Miss Being in Grad School

9 Reasons Why I Miss Being in Grad School

It’s now been two years since I walked across the stage, shook the administrators’ hands, and received my doctorate degree. I remember thinking, “Yes, I did it!” Things were looking up for me, I had a job lined up, I was a new mom, and finally free from school and all the unpleasant things associated with it (like sitting in seminar meetings). Two years later, I have a much different perspective than I did back then. Below, I’ve outlined nine things that I miss about being in grad school. If you're in grad school, my advice is be grateful for what you've got while it lasts.

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Should You Stay Or Should You Go? Academia vs. Real World

Should You Stay Or Should You Go? Academia vs. Real World

Making the decision to either stay in academia or venture out into the real world is a big one, to say the least. 

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On Babies and Dissertations: Part 3

On Babies and Dissertations: Part 3

I recently had the experience of expecting my first baby a month before I graduated. Throughout the process, I accidentally learned several tips to graduating on time with a PhD.

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On Babies and Dissertations: Part 2

On Babies and Dissertations: Part 2

I recently had the experience of expecting my first baby a month before I graduated. Throughout the process, I accidentally learned several tips to graduating on time with a PhD.

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On Babies and Dissertations: Part 1

On Babies and Dissertations: Part 1

I recently had the experience of expecting my first baby a month before I graduated and accidentally learned tips on graduating on time with a PhD.

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