As I have wrote in previous blog posts, I was lucky enough to get undergraduate teaching work this semester, which is something that I have dreamed of since starting my PhD. I got to teach an introduction to psychology course & a sustainable tourism course, which was a great combination. It has definitely been a learning experience and I think […]
If you haven’t checked out last month’s top 3 yet- go HERE Instagram “Sharksareourfriend”: I discovered this Instagram a couple of weeks now & I thought it was so inspiring. It is about a 7 years old’s fight for shark & ocean conservation. Check it out here. Song “Anywhere”- Passenger: I have loved Passenger for a couple of […]
Featured ‘Day in the life of’: Rebecca, a PhD student researching hydro-meteorology (flood forecasting & predictability) & Blogger.
Day in the life of Rebecca (PhD student): Hi! I’m Rebecca – a 4th year PhD student at the University of Reading in England. I’m a meteorologist by background, having previously studied for an undergraduate Masters (MMet) in Meteorology, at the University of Reading and with a year at the University of Oklahoma in the US. Nowadays, I’m researching flood […]
It is my birthday today & I am turning 24, so to celebrate I thought I would write a 24 item Bucketlist. I realised recently just how fragile & short life is, so I thought it was about time to work out what I want to achieve and start ticking things off. So here goes…. Visit Iceland See a wild […]
Day in the life of Becky (Masters student): Hi friends! I’m Becky from the Middle Of Nowhere, Canada (formerly known as Lethbridge, Alberta until I called it “the Middle Of Nowhere” just then). I’d like to give you a concise summary of my past and future career goals here, but tbh I’m just winging it and hoping for the best […]
I thought I would provide a list of my five current favourite instagrams, because I love discovering new accounts & sharing those that inspire me. Worldwanderlust: https://www.instagram.com/worldwanderlust/ Brooke has been my favourite travel blogger for years now ( & I was lucky enough to meet her in person). She doesn’t post as frequently anymore, but she will still give you major […]
Featured ‘Day in the life of’: Emily, a PhD student studying epigenetic regulation in plants, and a disability in science advocate, and blogger.
Day in the life of Emily (PhD student & Blogger): I’m Emily May Armstrong, a 2nd year PhD Student at the University of Glasgow in Scotland. I’m studying epigenetic regulation of transcriptional networks in plants and how this impacts root system architecture in response to salt stress. I’m a disability in science advocate, and can be found blogging about my […]