Grad Advice, Grad School, Personal, Study Tips, Tips & Tricks, Undergrad

Motivate Yourself!

Another personal post? What is this? I guess I just have a lot of feelings going into my second year which apparently get written out at 2 AM when I'm home alone (which means this was written last week. So hello from past Krystal!) Don't worry! There are some tips at the end and if you don't want to read through all the narrative...

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Maintaining Relationships in Grad School

I made a request a week ago for blog posts ideas, and this was one that made me extremely excited to write because I struggle with this all the time. In fact, when I went to a therapist to deal with anxiety issues, this was probably the number one things that was talked about during our sessions.

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Organizing my Grad School Life (Year 2)!

Hi everyone! Hopefully when you're reading this I'll be somewhere in Washington DC on vacation, so even though I got some amazing blog posts ideas this week on Tumblr, I thought I'd start off September with something a bit more chill and talk about how I plan to organize my life this year. This is… Continue reading Organizing my Grad School Life (Year 2)!

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Tips to Survive Your First Year of Grad School!

Hey! Hey! Guys, guess what? ...Did you guess yet? I'm a second year grad student!!! *internally screams* I know! I know! I don't believe it either! Despite this crazy ride, I somehow managed to get through my first year and live to tell the tale! I can hardly believe it myself. There were definitely times I… Continue reading Tips to Survive Your First Year of Grad School!

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Starting off the semester right

Hi everyone, I hope this post finds you all prepared to start your winter/spring terms! Since I'm getting ready to go back to class myself, I thought I'd make a super duper quick post on some things I'm doing to start of the new semester on the right foot! 🙂 Hope this is helpful! Any… Continue reading Starting off the semester right

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What’s in my backpack? – First Day of Grad School!

So this Monday is the start of my grad school adventure. I've already gone through orientation and can pretend that I know what I'm doing! Now all that's left is to brace myself for that fateful day! Luckily, I'll at least be prepared as my backpack is set and ready to go! 😀 I don't… Continue reading What’s in my backpack? – First Day of Grad School!