My Week

So, what’s been going on this week?     Here’s Emily, providing me with what is, to her, much-needed notetaking help.    This is Oscar.  This is NOT our house.  Oscar decided to go and visit the neighbors yesterday afternoon (observe door cracked open in the background).  He is now under “house arrest.”    Introducing: the … Continue reading My Week

Stop thinking about it. . . 

Inevitably, working as a PhD student places one in close professional proximity to many important, influential individuals–professors, other scholars, university administration, graduate students, library and archive staff; the list goes on.  Arguably, one of the  most important professional relationships–if not THE most important professional relationship–is a PhD student’s relationship with his or her faculty advisors. … Continue reading Stop thinking about it. . .