A PhD pathway – what’s involved?


Preparing for grad school & what to expect


Preparing for (and applying to) the emotional rollercoaster of grad school


Grad school interviews


Making a strong grad school application – some advice


More of your grad school questions answered (deciding whether or not to apply, personal statements, lab choosing, hurdles, post-doc-ing, prof/or-not-ing, etc.)


Grad school interview advice


Who’s who in a lab


Some thoughts on reading while PhD-ing & PhD-ing in general


Grad School Behind the Scenes: Journal club group meetings (& more “random” stuff about papers & Twitter)


Tips to help along the way


Some study suggestions for school


Time- and thumb-saving lab tips


Be notable! Lab notes and organization


Reading science articles – some advice


Reference management (focused on Mendeley) – and finding & managing the correct references!


Practical advice on various things


It’s not you – it’s science – getting through bad days in grad school


Towards the end! Thesis-Related Posts


Thesis-izing: a quick video on writing a thesis, what that means, & what I’ve found useful


1 month to my PhD thesis defense! Here’s why that event means so much for me…


Thesis writing… fun?


How to make your life easier when it comes time to write a thesis


Thesis-submitted!


Why I dedicated my thesis to Grammy, plus a call for senior citizen science outreach


Thesis Thoughts: style, acknowledgments section, & how it feels post-submission (Hint: pretty good!)


Thesis defense talk prepping


Thoughts on the day before my thesis defense


What my thesis defense was like


The PhD hat – hat’s off to my amazing lab mates!


Dr. Bumbling Biochemist, Postgraduate student. What’s that? What happens after your dissertation defense?