Category Archives: About me

When your research gets put on the backburner

Once again, since my TAing has ramped up for the summer, I am buried in a pile of grading. I’ve noticed that I’ve started to prioritize my teaching (read: grading) over other things, such as reading papers, figuring out what … Continue reading

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Hurry up and get it done!

As I’m sitting here, on a beautiful sunny Saturday (which is pretty rare here), I am running my experiment and wondering, why am I here?  Not in a big picture, philosophical why am I doing research why am I here, … Continue reading

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Year Off

A lot of people think because I am not in school I must spend all of my time on the couch eating Doritos and watching Grey’s Anatomy reruns (I’m looking at you Mom and Dad!).  So other than looking for … Continue reading

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The problem with not having a plan

Many people (at least the ones I know) who took a year off planned it that way. Upon graduating, they had jobs or internships lined up . My year off didn’t end up like that. Originally I had planned to … Continue reading

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Who the heck is this person?!

So after spending many hours over several months stalking reading others’ blogs, I thought it would be fun to start my own.  My name is Elizabeth and I recently finished my undergrad education, where I studied biology and psychology.  My … Continue reading

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