September 5, 2017
Ph.D. candidate Ashley Rose Young recounts her summer experience at a “dream position” with the Food History Project at the National Museum of American History.
August 29, 2017
Three tips and one resource to keep imposter syndrome at bay while you adjust to your new program and your new identity as a Ph.D. student.
August 21, 2017
Your Ph.D. training will drill deep into a field, but make sure to widen your intellectual horizons, too.
August 14, 2017
Seek out more than one mentor and figure out which style of mentoring works best for you.
August 7, 2017
Tips for new graduate students in the humanities and interpretive social sciences on making the most of their time at Duke—all of Duke.
July 31, 2017
Instead of building your identity around your career path or your accolades, focus on what you can offer the world.
July 20, 2017
Two Story+ graduate mentors share their experiences with the program after its successful launch this summer.
July 14, 2017
Not being expected to know everything can be a liberating and empowering experience.
June 26, 2017
Director of Graduate Student Advising and Engagement for the Humanities, Maria LaMonaca Wisdom, offers advice on how students can take advantage of their summer in preparing for the job search.
June 19, 2017
Among the lessons learned: Don’t ignore the job question. Look up the job-placement numbers for your program, even if they might be scary.