Learning from Rejections

March 27, 2017
I experienced the first rejections of my scientific career when I applied to graduate school. I had graduated as the top student from my undergraduate program, but I didn’t get into my top choice for grad school. In fact, about half my applications were met with rejection. I did not know how to cope. Continue reading Learning from Rejections

New Webinar on the Dissertation Proposal: Aligning the Problem, Purpose, and Research Questions

February 22, 2017
If you have finished your coursework and passed your comprehensive exams, then what stands between you and your degree is completing and defending your dissertation proposal. Completing a proposal requires you to design and align your problem statement, purpose of study, and research questions.

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The UK-Russia Year of Science and Education 2017

February 11, 2017
High profile events in the fields of science, education and culture are planned for the UK-Russia Year of Science and Education 2017, led by the British Council and British Embassy in Russia and the Ministry of Education and Science of the Russian Federation. The Year of Science and Education is intended to stimulate further scientific collaboration between two countries. Continue reading The UK-Russia Year of Science and Education 2017