Celebration · Decisions · Outlook · Transition

A New Look

Happy New Years fellow travelers. To mark the new phase in my Adventure Towards a PhD, I’ve given the blog a makeover. Some time change in scenery can help us take new and brighter perspectives. Advertisements

Decisions · Teaching · Transition

Throwback to 2014

I found this is my drafts from 2014, and thought it was worth sharing.  Some of you might be thinking, “Why a PhD?” You may be reminded of headlines in the news that deter such a pursuit (“12 reasons not to get a PhD” and “The Future of the Ph.D.”). Besides, according to a recent article…… Continue reading Throwback to 2014

Celebration · Decisions · Reflection · Transition

Worth Celebrating

Often times we [myself included] don’t really take time out to celebrate when good things happen in our lives. For whatever reason, it always seems like there is a looming cloud of worries that take precedence over our time and our lives. This got me thinking…why am I not celebrating? In the midst of finding…… Continue reading Worth Celebrating

Application Process · Decisions

Decision Time, The Next Step

As many of you know, it is decision time for many students. Headlines have highlighted this with the latest news about Kwasi Enin. Unlike student Kwasi Enin (article) who tweeted his preference, “Yo! Yale! Yeaaaaaaah! #Yale2018 #tooepic” before making an official announcement…for many of us, the decision may not be that clear. Choosing “the next step” is often filled…… Continue reading Decision Time, The Next Step