October 4, 2011


November 2, 2011


If I throw in phrases like “basal ganglia pathology” or words like “immunohistochemistry” people will think I’m smart, right?

Do you think grad schools will know that I get drunk and work on my personal statement?

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November 15, 2011


"Put an empty fifth and some vomit on top of a good test grade and send that in."

Advice on what should comprise my personal statement.

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November 27, 2011


I really need to stop falling in love with the towns where my prospective schools are located.

I really need to stop falling in love with the towns where my prospective schools are located.

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December 5, 2011


Things that rule about neuroscience: all you really have to be able to do is draw stupid little circuit diagrams.

Things that rule about neuroscience: all you really have to be able to do is draw stupid little circuit diagrams.

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February 9, 2012


I wish programs would send me hard copies of my rejection letters so I can burn them, rather than unceremoniously delete them from my inbox.

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April 5, 2012


Probably the most attractive scientist you’ll find in a text book: Hermann Rorschach

Probably the most attractive scientist you’ll find in a text book: Hermann Rorschach

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April 10, 2012


The guy I want to be my advisor at Wake uses Rocky and Bullwinkle references and clip art on his website.

The guy I want to be my advisor at Wake uses Rocky and Bullwinkle references and clip art on his website.

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FULL RIDE TO WAKE FOREST

hell. yes.

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April 12, 2012


OFFICIALLY ACCEPTED TO WAKE FOREST

Interesting fact:

national rank of the school that accepted me: #25

ranks of the schools that denied me: #31, #33, #38, #62, #71, #143

WUT.

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April 13, 2012


this wake forest seems like a classy place.

this wake forest seems like a classy place.

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Seriously?: The first sentence of my personal statement

As an undergraduate majoring both in psychology and cognitive science, with a concentration in neuroscience, I hope to attend graduate school psychology.”


yes, I accidentally a word. they let me in anyway.

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April 30, 2012


May 4, 2012


if studying the brain for four years has taught me anything, it’s that state-dependent learning is a thing. So it’s really only appropriate I take this final hungover.

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