Thoughts every* PhD student has…

*Obviously as I always say I can not speak on behalf of ALL PhD students, but I needed to make the title dramatic. 1.Situation: Looking at timeline/goal sheets “Oh look, there goes another deadline” 2. Situation: When meeting someone new and they ask you what you do for work “Please don’t ask me to explain what a PhD is, nodding and […]

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Featured ‘day in the life of’: Natasha, PhD student researching breast cancer therapies.

The eighth featured ‘day in the life of’ post is from Natasha who is a PhD student from Scotland who researchers breast cancer therapies and is the face behind the ‘surviving_science’ Instagram and blog https://survivingscienceblog.wordpress.com/. A day in the life of Natasha (PhD Student): I’m Natasha, a second year PhD student at Edinburgh University in Scotland. I’m studying how a type of breast cancer […]

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First peak into new house!

My partner and I moved into our own home just over a month ago now! I have always dreamed of the time we owned our home (or had a huge mortgage more accurately), so that I could decorate it the way we want! One major flaw in my decoration plans is the lack of funds, due to said large mortgage. […]

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Featured ‘day in the life of’: Lisa, BA (Hons) Marketing student & creator of the blog ‘from dream to plan’

The seventh featured ‘day in the life of’ post is from Lari who is a Marketing student and a traveller. She is the creator of the super cute & popular blog: http://www.fromdreamtoplan.net/ A day in the life of Lisa (Marketing student): Hey Everyone! I’m Lisa a final year BA (Hons) Marketing student at London South Bank university (I’m going to graduate in a month!) […]

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Featured ‘day in the life of’: Cari, Masters student & co-founder of the Bugs&Stuff podcast.

The sixth featured ‘day in the life of’ post is from Cari who is the cofounder of the podcast Bugs&Stuff and is the face behind the Instagram super_cari & the blog http://www.ritzenresearch.wordpress.com. A day in the life of Cari (Masters student): Hello everyone! I’m Cari, a second year Masters student (finishing up in August!) at Bowling Green State University in Ohio! I study […]

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‘The Change Box’ May (Unboxing).

Subscription boxes have been taking over the world (well at least Australia, I can’t speak for the rest of the world), and I have been on the bandwagon for a little while now. I recently discovered ‘the change box’ which is a subscription box full of products that each supports a different cause or charity. I was really excited to […]

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