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a little venting about graduate admissions

I had heard many myths about graduate admissions… many many myths. Still, I strapped on protective gear and prepared myself for the battle scars. I am a career changer and moved from biological sciences to Speech-Language Pathology, a field I was unaware was extremely competitive. 143 more words


THL April Fools, Graduate School Updates, & College Academic Awards

This morning I got an email congratulating me for my admission to Rutgers University’s Peace and Conflict Studies program.

But I signed onto my application itself and it still says ‘No Decision.’ 372 more words


Prompt 1: Three goals

Prompt 1. Three goals I have set for myself are… I have a lot of goals. After getting out of an emotionally abusive relationship that was keeping me stagnated and unhappy for four and a half years, I have decided that I need to do what I need to do and take no prisoners. 367 more words

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Reactions from my first year of instruction

Three papers, six problem sets, one group presentation and an MPA Ball later, I’ve finally had a chance to recuperate from the end of term. At some point in that flurry I also signed up to be a point of contact for newly accepted MPA candidates for the 2017 class.  1,531 more words

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Read, Write, Revise. Repeat.

This first few months of this year feel more productive than my last two. This is a good thing, since my last two years weren’t extremely productive. 223 more words

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A Day In The Life

What a day!! Wow. I don’t think I actually sat down until nearly 6pm!

Since I was more than a little hectic and was too busy sprinting from building to building to take any pictures of today, I’ll do a ‘day in the life of’ post for today. 751 more words

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