Category Archives: Funny?

Traditions in Academia

Traditions are a part of every culture, from holidays to formalities to how guests are treated.  And of course in academia there are traditions that are unique to countries and continents.  Since I spent several months contemplating going back to graduate school … Continue reading

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Science Memes

I was recently writing my statement of purpose and thought it might be a good idea to include a quote that might describe why I want to go to graduate school. Starting with something that someone else said seemed like … Continue reading

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Look a Distraction!

Distractions, while not entirely conducive to the whole graduate school thing, they are none the less and essential part of surviving graduate school.  No matter what you think going in, or what your professor tells you, there is virtually no way to … Continue reading

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Applying to Grad School: Fees Add Up

I want to go to graduate school for chemistry in the Fall 2013 semester. A few weeks ago I formulated a list of schools where research on polymer chemistry, the subject I want to pursue, is thriving.The list contains nine … Continue reading

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The Elements Song!

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Applying to Grad School: Looking for Schools

So, I am going to be applying to grad school this fall for Chemistry! I have picked out a bunch of schools that I want to apply to (9 total!) and might be whittling the list down a bit. Each … Continue reading

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Important Science PSA

This is The Pickled Hedgehog Dilemma’s first public service announcement.  We have recently learned, through sources that wish to remain scientifically anonymous(much better facial pixilation), that a staggering number of youths are experimenting in science.  If this trend continues there could be … Continue reading

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