Sustained, deep intellectual work can be rough on your body and spirit. A few ideas to counteract “brain in a bottle” syndrome.
PhD student Alex Strecker knew he wanted a summer internship in Greece, but didn’t anticipate where else that experience would lead.
The group coaching format provides powerful tools with which to confront the issue of grad student overwhelm.
Not every humanities PhD candidate aspires to be a tenure-track professor. What’s the way forward for these students?
Are there things you’re not letting yourself do or have until you finish the PhD?
We don’t talk about salary enough when discussing post-graduate school careers. Here are a few things to consider.
Feeling overwhelmed by All The Things you can (or should) do as a graduate student? Some field-tested advice for when decision fatigue sets in.
Make the time to follow up with those who have helped your professional journey, even (or especially) well after your interaction with them.
Graduate students need more curricular and advising support on engaging with broader audiences. One faculty member discusses his effort to help address this need.
First identify your core supporters (PhDs not required), and continue to grow your professional network expansively, creatively, even playfully.