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Grad Student Eating: Adventures in Ramen Substitutes

On the heels of the grad student food carnival, I thought I might share with you my trials and tribulations in attempting to find a satisfactory Ramen substitute. Ramen is one of the worst things you can eat, as it … Continue reading

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Mr./Ms. vs Dr.

Today I received the following email: Hello. I took [class] with Ms. B—— about two – three years ago, and currently I’m in the process of applying to graduate school. The graduate school that I am applying to would like … Continue reading

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Doin’ it capybara-style.

I didn’t have time to write a post for this morning because I spent all day yesterday sulking around and being grumpy about various things, some pretty important and some rather petty and silly. I’m also a bit grumpy this … Continue reading

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Some tunes for the morning.

Here, have some pretty music to brighten your morning. The hook, loosely translated, means “the night is my blanket”. I’m cranky because Advisor is out of town and he’s making us go in his stead to some meeting with representatives … Continue reading

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Random sick day crap. Also gas exchange.

Other people blog about stuff I’ve blogged about. Imagine that. – Neuroskeptic tackles the issue of autism and wealth. – Allison at Dormivigilia blogs about referee bias in soccer. I also discovered a very useful blog today called Better Posters. … Continue reading

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Honestly, I didn’t even know the planet existed at that hour of the morning.

I just received the official word on my TA assignment for fall, and it turns out I will be teaching human physiology again, for the third time in a row. I have mixed feelings about this. Pros: – The subject … Continue reading

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