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Write Your Thesis in 3 Months

Write my thesis in three months? Seems too good to be true, but I’m liking this blog, especially his ten tips for fast thesis writing. I love that he encourages students to set a goal of 500 words a day … Continue reading

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There Should Be an App For That

I’ve been searching high and low for some kind of thesis timeline resource and have yet to find one that I like. In fact, aside from the Dissertation Calculator I told you about long ago (which I’ve tried to use … Continue reading

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Thesis: Real-life Animated GIFs!

As I’m sure you’ve noticed, this blog centers largely around two things: theses and animated GIFs. I use GIFs in this blog to better express how I feel, and often, in my real life, I wish I could hold up … Continue reading

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Don’t Write Someone Else’s Thesis #ThingsIShouldntHaveToSay

I don’t even know what to say about this article. Oh wait, yes I do. UGH. Because of this guy, some wealthy kid is going to get a degree he didn’t earn. Then he’s going to go on to fool … Continue reading

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For When You’d Rather Read Than Write

I’ve been researching how universities support their graduate students through the thesis-writing process for another project I’m working on (it’s okay if you’re impressed), and came across the names of many books written about writing your thesis. The University of … Continue reading

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My Pomodoro Experiment

I’m happy to report that the Pomodoro Technique, which I talked about in this blog post, works. Well enough. I guess. I like the idea of breaking my work into 25 minute increments, and I love the little five minute … Continue reading

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An Excuse to Travel

Thesis retreats. Have you heard of these? Basically, you plan trip so that you can have some peace and quiet to work on your thesis. I love the idea of taking a vacation…but would I actually work on my thesis? … Continue reading

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Cupcakes, Tomatoes, and Time Management

I’ve been reading a lot about time management instead of actually managing my time (you know, by like, working on my thesis?), and I’ve found this thing called the Pomodoro Technique that I wanted to share. I came across it … Continue reading

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For Scaddies

First of all, I hate that name. Scaddies. A cab driver used it last April when I was looking at SCAD, and I think I physically recoiled. First, my mind goes to scabs, which are gross enough. Then my mind … Continue reading

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Productive Procrastination

“Productive procrastination” is a term my family came up with…and we’re all really good at it. You have your “procrastination part,” which is defined as the delaying of an action, and then you have your “productive” part, which is producing, … Continue reading

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