Proposal writing, teaching, and passing candidacy (!!!). These are the highlights from my seventh term of graduate school.Read More
Graduate School: Applying, Living, Thesising
The Professional Student is a blog about everything grad school from the application process to my experiences living as a grad student, being a parent in grad school, and researching the role of chemistry in the evolution of our universe.
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The family and I spent two weeks in Europe before the holidays, enjoying the cold weather, Christmas markets, and convenient public transport.Read More
My family took the opportunity to experience totality during the 2017 solar eclipse and turned it into a 2,770-mile road trip! Along the way, we stopped at some pretty cool places.Read More
The internet was trying to convince me that grad school and parenting wouldn't mix. Fortunately, I've found myself at a graduate institution that not only is open to me being a parent but, in my experience, actively supports it.Read More
In the first six months of Günther, he has had three addresses, traveled internationally and cross-country, and has helped me strike a healthy work-life balance in the early days of my graduate studies.Read More