Featured ‘Day in the life of’: Christine a 1st year PhD Student and ‘Scholar Culture’ blogger.

  A Day in the life of Christine (a 1st year social work and political science PhD student & blogger): Hey Scholars! I’m Christine. After finding my profession as a social worker, I have found my passion for helping other students, friends, and colleagues who are driven to succeed in academia. In some way’s higher education is out of date, […]

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Featured ‘day in the life of’: Sophie, Science Communication Masters student & Science communication vlogger/blogger.

A Day in the life of Sophie (Science communication extraordinaire): Hello everyone! I’m Sophie Pavelle, a 22-year-old Zoology graduate from Bristol University currently finishing up an MSc in Science Communication at UWE. I am obsessed with being outdoorsy and combining this with a love of British wildlife and am attempting to make tracks as a freelance science communicator to get more […]

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Featured ‘day in the life of’: Lisa a PhD student in developmental physiology & ‘In a Science World’ blogger.

A Day in the life of Lisa (developmental physiology PhD student & blogger): I’m Lisa a PhD student in developmental physiology at the University of Southampton, UK. I’m currently in my final year and my research is investigating how maternal diets (high-fat and also vitamin D deficient) during pregnancy impact on the baby’s skeletal muscle development and function in later life. […]

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Featured ‘day in the life of’: Rachel an environmental health specialist and ‘theblondebiologist’ blogger.

A Day in the life of Rachel (environmental health specialist and ‘theblondebiologist’ blogger): Hi, I’m Rachel and I have always been passionate about the ocean and marine life, but I wasn’t sure how to incorporate that into my career.  While on a research trip to Belize during my senior year of university, I realized how important it is for the […]

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What would a PhD be without YouTube?

Sometimes, we take technology for granted and I think YouTube is definitely one of those things. Particularly if you are a PhD (research) student! If YouTube didn’t exist: 1) I wouldn’t know how to correctly export data from SurveyMonkey into Excel 2) I wouldn’t know how to graph in excel 3) I wouldn’t know how to clean my data 4) […]

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Featured ‘day in the life of’: Angela, member of the Watershed Stewards Program & soon-to-be masters student in the School of Marine and Environmental Affairs

A Day in the life of Angela (Watershed Stewards Program member & soon-to-be masters student): Hello, everyone! My name is Angela, and I am a member of the Watershed Stewards Program** (WSP) and a soon-to-be masters student at the University of Washington in the School of Marine and Environmental Affairs. My current position with WSP has me placed with the […]

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