What I do!

I get this question a lot, “so what exactly do you do?” Inevitably when I tell people I am a PhD student, they respond with tons of questions. Most people don’t really understand what it means to be a PhD student. They know that someone with a PhD is called…

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Missing Italy

It never fails, about month after I return home, I start missing Italy. It is a terrible cycle, by the end of the summer I can’t wait to come home (Italy in August is HOT and Italians don’t really believe in air conditioning), but then, just 4 weeks later, I…

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