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How important are appearances, really?

Like every other grad student in history (I imagine), I have mixed feelings about my advisor. There are lots of things about him that I respect, and there are many ways in which he’s been an immense help to me, … Continue reading

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Weird things professors do.

I got my thesis proposal back from my advisor this morning, and I’ve spent most of the afternoon going over his comments and making revisions while K and his friend kill aliens on the couch next to me. Friend brought … Continue reading

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Moving!

Our lab is moving! Our floor got taken over by a different department, so they’re moving us to a different floor in the same building (fortunately, since it was almost 100*F outside today, and this process would be a lot … Continue reading

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Modeling

The core of my thesis is in quantifying and analyzing a certain class of organic molecule in a certain part of a certain organ, and how altering which/how many subtypes of those organic molecules that are present can change the … Continue reading

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