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Top ten tips to triumph at grad school

Why is it that some people seem to excel at grad school and others struggle? Some grad students seem to have it together. They enjoy coursework, ace their prelims/qualifying exams, write great dissertation proposals, have few (or no) mishaps with data collection or analysis, writing-up is a breeze, and they successfully defend within four years. For others, however, the journey is marked by constant twists, turns, and bumps along the way. While no two journeys through grad school are the same, there are some key strategies that you can employ to help you be successful. Read More