Realities of Grad School

Lightly comical yet so fuhreakin’ true, especially the bit about our perception of science when we were young versus when we actually dive into it.

It’s not easy being a postgraduate student. Sure, there’s an intellectual challenge and the motivation that comes from doing work you’re genuinely interested in, at least most of the time. But there’s also a lot of poverty, difficulty adjusting to studying in a new environment, loneliness and worry about thefuture. We wish we could solve these problems….but HOW?



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