Home

About

Advanced Search

Browse by Discipline

Scientific Societies

E-print Alerts

Add E-prints

E-print Network
FAQHELPSITE MAPCONTACT US


  Advanced Search  

 
A change is as good as a break. A wise man named William Young (rest in peace Bill) once said
 

Summary: A change is as good as a break.
A wise man named William Young (rest in peace Bill) once said
A change is as good as a break.
This is a great mantra when you have more things to do than
seems humanly possible... Like in your last year of grad school...
Dr. Julie Rowlett Things to do the summer *before* graduation so that your last
Things to do: categories
You will have many many things to do which fall into these general
categories:
The THESIS beast itself. Like, actual mathematics. This
includes both the fun parts and the tedious calculations.
The university crappo. Like thesis formatting, printing your
thesis on that special paper, going to some official office and
filling out paperwork.
The job crappo. Applications - filling out, writing cover
letters, writing teaching and research statements, printing
address labels, mailing it all out/applying online (YES!) when
possible.
The thesis-WRITING crappo. Figuring out all the beautiful
subtleties of Latex, how to make pictures/graphs?? how to

  

Source: Akhmedov, Azer - Department of Mathematics, University of California at Santa Barbara

 

Collections: Mathematics