11th of February is The International Day of Women and Girls in Science!!! It is a very special day of the year celebrating Women who dedicated their lives, time, passions or hobbies into Science! Historically, without many many many intelligent Women our mankind wouldn’t be the same as it is now! Nowadays, many Women in … Continue reading Top 9 Women-Led SciComm Blogs!
Big welcome back after Christmas break! I hope you had an amazing time! January is the time of the year when most of us are making some New Year’s resolutions. We are happy to be exposed to new experiences and generally more open to new possibilities. One of the common New Year’s resolutions is also … Continue reading How to earn some money being a student at University of Nottingham?
I woke up this Saturday morning and was just innocently scrolling my Instagram when I found two very interesting challenges in STEM social media! What is STEM? These are all disciplines belonging to Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics! Everyone interested in these subjects is more than welcome to join the challenge! Even you! The idea is just … Continue reading Two STEM challenges in December!
A week ago I had an opportunity to participate as one of the panellists at a careers event 'Thinking about a PhD?' at University of Nottingham. That event gave us a fantastic chance to share our thoughts with students considering PhD as a future career step and talk with them about our experience regarding PhD student … Continue reading Thinking about a PhD?
Have you ever felt this weird disturbing sensation of guilt during your PhD? Guilty that you are not good enough, you do not work enough, you do not read enough … Even if that all sounds ridiculous, most of PhD students experience this feeling! Me too! PhD is usually very individual work that depends in … Continue reading PhD guilty feeling
6 time management tips for PhD students! --> Polski We all know that PhD is usually the very individual type of job and depends a lot on your own motivation and organizational skills. It is up to you how effectively you use the time you spend in the lab. Often nobody is going to organize … Continue reading 6 time management tips for PhD students! / 6 trików na zarządzanie czasem podczas doktoratu!
5 ways to stay motivated during your PhD! tłumaczenie na -> Polski Let’s say you are in the middle of your PhD… Fresher’s motivation is already gone for a long time: experiments have become being boring/repeatable/monotonic OR you do not go well with your lab mates OR your supervisor has decided to move to another country … Continue reading 5 ways to stay motivated during your PhD! / 5 sposobów na utrzymanie motywacji podczas doktoratu!