Published on March 9, 2014
st 1 Surviving Your Year in Graduate School
Get used to reading…a lot. • Train yourself to read • Active reading (notes, etc.) • Speed reading classes
Get used to writing…a lot No multiple choice tests Journal articles, grant proposal, thesis/dissertation proposals, term papers, etc. Develop your writing Writing Center at UTA
Participate in class That is, engaging in actual dialogue, not just showing up
Double check everything Quality work, be detail oriented High Standard Don’t be afraid to ask questions
Manage Your Time Efficiently
Manage Your Time Efficiently Reading up on time management techniques Exercise to be healthy and reduce stress Find time to do things you enjoy for the sake of your sanity The last 2 are not a waste of time! Burn out
Introduce yourself to your professors No, it’s not sucking up. Remember, they’re human too.
Develop a Good Relationship With Your Faculty Advisor Get Be to know them open and honest with them Remember: They want you to succeed and are here to guide your through graduate school
Don’t be a • Like Eric said last week, don’t burn bridges • Future work
Your Friends & Family Might feel neglected May or may not understand how difficult graduate school is Tell them what to expect when you start graduate school Unfortunately, you might lose a few friends too
Emotional Rollercoaster Your fellow graduate students are feeling the same things you are
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