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Surviving Your 1st Year of Graduate School

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Published on March 9, 2014

Author: vivianta1

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Tips on what to expect in graduate school and how to survive your first year in graduate school.
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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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