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It’s official. I’m a Dr.

Yep. Today it finally all came to an end with my dissertation defense. I’ve had a rough time the past 3 months, but it was all worth it today when I passed my defense and could officially call myself DOCTOR. … Continue reading

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Sorry I’m Not Sorry–Dissertation Edition

Sorry I’m not sorry that… I’m happy that the weather for this weekend is looking dreadful–rainy and dreary–because I can hole myself up and write and not feel like I’m missing out on anything I’ve been venting and complaining almost … Continue reading

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Not Enough Time

There is not enough time in the days and weeks. I woke up surprised that it was already Wednesday! Usually I would be thrilled that the week was flying by but I NEED MORE TIME to write. I got about … Continue reading

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4 Week Countdown

4 weeks. 28 days. That’s all I have left to finish my last four chapters of my dissertation. And after these 4 weeks I’m going to zoom back into the blog world with a vengeance. Just be warned: I’ll be … Continue reading

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That Week. Wow.

Wowza, it’s already Friday? Forgive me for being completely M.I.A. this week. You guys know that I always gripe about how tough it is for me to get back into the swing of things after a vacation and this week … Continue reading

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This Week’s Recap in Numbers and Pictures

I absolutely LOVED your comments on my post a few days ago. I am fascinated by what people do professionally and the [sometimes circuitous] road they take to get to where they are in their careers. I haven’t had much … Continue reading

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Day in the Life–PhD Student in Higher Education

The blog as a snapshot of my life This blog is just a small snapshot of my life –most blogs are, actually. I mostly write about running, social experiences, and what life is like in Charlottesville. I don’t write much … Continue reading

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