Life of a History PhD

gradschoolproblems:

that moment when you get an email from a student about something that is literally on the first page of the syllabus.

gradschoolproblems:

that moment when you get an email from a student about something that is literally on the first page of the syllabus.

I let you live once, princess.
I am not a princess.

(Source: pratt-chris, via wannabeaplatinumblonde)

collegehumor:

Cookware has never been more exciting.

Finish reading —>  7 Signs You’re Becoming an Adult

Doctoral Program – a journey

gitju:

At this juncture, I feel it’s time to reflect:

When you first get accepted…cocky optimism

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Your first semester of course work

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Prepping for your comprehensive exams

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Taking your comps and doing the oral defense

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Depression phase

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Brief moment of positivity…

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…quickly followed by Imposter Syndrome (tm)

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Apathy and loss of hope

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Crazy rebound determination

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…and over the hurdle and back to positivity.

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Stay tuned for adventure #2: writing the dissertation!

(via confessionsofaquantpsychgradgirl)

Life of a History PhD turned 1 today!
Can’t believe I have been on Tumblr for one year (and more importantly, a PhD student for one year!)
Thanks to all who have followed my tumultuous first year and look forward to sharing the chaos for the upcoming semester!

Life of a History PhD turned 1 today!

Can’t believe I have been on Tumblr for one year (and more importantly, a PhD student for one year!)

Thanks to all who have followed my tumultuous first year and look forward to sharing the chaos for the upcoming semester!