In the last several weeks, I’ve had the pleasure of talking with prospective students who are interested in joining our lab here at McGill. When considering starting graduate studies, particularly when starting a doctorate, it is important not just to check out the website of your potential supervisor and future lab to see that your… Read More Future McGill Graduate Student?
by Tracey Regimbal Maybe I’m alone in this, but graduate school sometimes feels like a choice between financial stability now and financial stability in the future. How did I choose? Obviously my passion for sweater-vests and late night cafes made academia a tangible option. When I graduated from my first degree I really thought employment opportunities would be… Read More To Post Grad or Not?
October, 2008. I am in Edmonton, finishing up my BSc at the U of Alberta. I apply for an NSERC, thinking there is NO WAY I will ever get it. I’m still rattled about not having any idea on how to become what I want to be, but maybe going to grad school is as… Read More A tumultuous move to Montreal