Je croise les doigts et touche du bois: la recherche va bien

J’écrivais récemment que j’étais un peu perdue et que je me considérais comme un petit escargot dans mes recherches. Serait-ce le retour du soleil, la fin de la session ou juste le hasard des choses: là, en ce moment, tout va bien. J’en profite. J’ai passé la dernière session à tout planifier pour partir en stage… Read More Je croise les doigts et touche du bois: la recherche va bien

Formatting: An unexpected challenge of thesis-writing!

As spring approaches, so do some important deadlines for graduate students. For many of us, we’ll be submitting an initial draft of our thesis in April, which is (eep) less than a month away! As I putter on, editing my manuscripts, polishing my introduction and conclusion, I can’t help but notice something I truly didn’t… Read More Formatting: An unexpected challenge of thesis-writing!

Getting discouraged

I’m sure it’s bound to happen to most graduate students during their thesis-writing days. It’s a feeling of deep discouragement. One that gets you to your bones, and makes you feel tired in a way that sleep cannot suppress.