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I Am In Grad School

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    Let's Celebrate!!!!!!!!

    So, I applied for grad school about a month ago, been wanting to since I obtained my bachelor's.  This has always been a big deal to me, and my husband has been my biggest supporter.  Anyhow, I still get some mail at my parents house, due to the fact that it's my "...
    NaelovesherArmyhusband NaelovesherArmyhusband 26-30, F 1 Response Aug 18, 2008

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    Being A Grad Student With A Mental Illness:

    Some schools are better than others about helping students work through mental illnesses. I'm a grad student in science (female) who is undergoing treatment for anxiety. Lots of anxiety. Not a lot of people talk about this in school, or how it can start to take over your life...
    anxietygradstudent anxietygradstudent 26-30, F Jan 19, 2013

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    LittleBabyAnimals LittleBabyAnimals 22-25, F Feb 20

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    I just finished a grad level literature class

    in realism/naturalism and I'm so glad it's over! I love writing and I really love English, but I sure don't love literary analysis.
    Raeyna Raeyna 41-45, F 1 Response Nov 8, 2014

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    June 2009

    Well I am ecstatic about being accepted into Graduate Studies for the Masters of Public Administration (MPA). I start in June, and hopefully will be finishing up Fall 2011. I recently added a certificate in Urban Non Profit Mgmt as well. I'm really looking forward to my "...
    WhatsLoveGot2DoWithIt WhatsLoveGot2DoWithIt 26-30 Apr 24, 2009

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    Life Is Full

    I am nearing  the end of getting my clinical doctorate in physical therapy.  Meanwhile, I work full time and have 3 kids, aged 17, 18 and 20.  Life is so full.  I love it and hate it and am so tired.  I am also really glad that I am doing it.  I have...
    breakingthru breakingthru 46-50, F Aug 9, 2009

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    Confused...

    I'm making final decisions at this moment. I'm graduating a year early and I'm not sure if I want to work and save for a year or start grad school in fall '07. Both options are readily available, but I'm having a hard time weighing the pros and cons. Whatever the decision, I have...
    SimplyLovely SimplyLovely 18-21, F 1 Response Jun 22, 2007

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    In Grad School, But On Probation Status

    So I applied to grad school a while back and I am just starting the semester in January 09. When I applied, they said that I would be put on probationary status because I was just a couple of points off of the required GPA to be admitted. So what this means for me? Im...
    laura603 laura603 26-30, F Dec 8, 2008

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    And It's A Flippin' Waste Of Money!

    I am taking the dumbest class, by an egocentric instructor. It's my first masters class (have taken graduate level courses before, but not towards degree). I hope this is not the way they will all be. I am a proud lifelong learner, and am putting energy into this class, but it...
    deleted deleted 26-30 1 Response Nov 23, 2010

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    I'm a senior in highschool and I won't be graduating on time. I'm so ashamed. Last year I failed every single class and missed over 30 days of school. Sometimes I just can't get...
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    I hate school , the education system is corrupt, everyone attending knows it and nobody is speaking up about it
    Brookeross521 Brookeross521 13-15 1 Response 8 hrs ago

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    My memories of 5th grade are for the most part negative. I started at a new school when I was in 5th grade and I was 10 years old at the time and wore dresses and white pantyhose...
    allisonhashope allisonhashope 13-15, F 17 hrs ago

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    I loss to don't mind school but the last few weeks, going to school it's just not the same anymore my friendships changes between my two best friends one of my best friends that I...
    mblan11 mblan11 16-17, F 1 Response 1 day ago

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    My Geometry teacher got mad at my class because some people were sleeping. I don't understand how he can blame them. He is an extremely boring teacher. I barely get any...
    moose73630 moose73630 16-17, M 1 Response 1 day ago

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    PLEASE READ! Well my algebra 2 teacher is a douchebag, I went after school to turn in a paper I didn't finish ( I was at the counselors during the lesson) hoping he would let me...
    chloerouge chloerouge 16-17, F 1 day ago

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    I just started 8th grade a little less than two weeks ago and already I am struggling in several of my classes. I have always been a very average student and have never made...
    jillmyers91901 jillmyers91901 13-15, F 1 day ago

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    So i'm in my second year of highschool and a Teacher that I had in 9th grade and I had a special type of relationship. First of all, we are both girls. There's never been any type...
    HazyNightmares HazyNightmares 18-21, F 1 Response 2 days ago

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    Colleges and universities across the land bring great opportunity for those who seek it. It is not uncommon to have situations where recent graduates were given all the essentials...
    williams299 williams299 46-50, M 3 days ago

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    I dropped out of high school in the last 3 months of my 10th grade year. I take my GED test in a few days. I would be a senior this year.. Oops. I am now taking sign language...
    averageteengirl7515 averageteengirl7515 16-17, F 1 Response 5 days ago

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    i just started high school 2 weeks ago (this is my first year having all honor class) and my parents are already on my back about my grades
    strawbby strawbby 13-15, F 1 Response 6 days ago

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    Hi my name is Valarie Montoya and I have a big butt. In fact, I have the largest butt in my entire school (including teachers). At my school I'm known as the "popular" kid and the...
    ValarieMontoya ValarieMontoya 13-15, F 1 Response Aug 22

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    Between Kindergarten and 5th grade I was enrolled at St. Peter School in Kirkwood, Missouri. Although it has been eight years since I have set foot on that campus, I cannot say...
    Livenka007 Livenka007 18-21, F 1 Response Aug 22

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    My first week of 8th grade has been a very good week for me :) I have several new dresses which I have worn to school this week and I received lots of compliments on how nice I...
    iamabigtease iamabigtease 13-15, F Aug 20

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    School is about to start in a few weeks and all of a sudden I'll be a junior. I sometimes reflect and think especially this summer what my life could have been had I done a few...
    MVPeter MVPeter 16-17, M 2 Responses Aug 19

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    Recent grad, BS In biology- applying to veterinary school in a year ....
    deleted deleted 26-30 5 Responses Aug 19

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    ****. First day of school starts in 7 hours and 53 minutes. It's new to me; my school that I'm coming from had 200 or so in the whole High School. Just the sophomore class at my...
    Caleb54 Caleb54 13-15, M 4 Responses Aug 19

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    Well actually yea in roughly 5 weeks I'll be graduating, it's been a round few years in highschool to say the least honestly year 7 - to year 9 I was basically that quiet kid...
    damnitsover damnitsover 16-17, M Aug 18

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    7!! more days til school starts. That's only one whole week. I have been counting down the days for a while now. I'm not happy. I'm not excited. And I know basically every other...
    justthat1girl99 justthat1girl99 16-17, F 4 Responses Aug 17

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    After a long time, I finally made it through High School without being ever held back in any class. Made a bunch of friends and had some really great times.
    andymadeira andymadeira 16-17, M Aug 14

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    Yesterday was my first day of 8th grade - my final year of middle school. I am 13 years old and white and I wore a dress and white pantyhose to school yesterday. While I was in one...
    laurenholliday laurenholliday 13-15, F 2 Responses Aug 14

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    True m, I got a c and 3 d's.. A d is a pass so I passed all my exams, a pass is a pass, and a pass is a qualification, I'm not an idiot, I know common sense but Im **** at maths...
    BENJAMlN BENJAMlN 13-15, M 2 Responses Aug 14

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    Private School Punishments. I went to a private K-12 Christian school. There was a school for boys only and another for girls only. The teachers and the headmistress believed...
    HuggiesMommy47 HuggiesMommy47 46-50, F 2 Responses Aug 14

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    Being a senior in high school is ******* terrifying, this is the last year I'll see my friends regularly, this is the last year I'll truly feel like a kid, this is the last...
    AmeliaBleedingHart AmeliaBleedingHart 16-17, F 1 Response Aug 14

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    So I'm just a normal average guy from California who currently is in the 11th grade (Junior) So anyways, Today was the first day of school and it was pure ****; horrible! It was so...
    AA3519 AA3519 16-17, M 1 Response Aug 13

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    So I'm just a normal average guy from California who currently is in the 11th grade (Junior) So anyways, Today was the first day of school and it was pure ****; horrible! It was so...
    AA3519 AA3519 16-17, M 2 Responses Aug 13

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    School will be starting for me in about a week and I am starting to get really nervous about this group of black girls at school that bullied me and pushed me around a lot last...
    chloehenderson chloehenderson 13-15, F 1 Response Aug 13

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    School starts for me on Monday the 17th and I am more than ready to go back. I will be starting 8th grade and this will be my last year of middle school before I make the big move...
    brianna747 brianna747 13-15, F Aug 13

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    Haha still 2 weeks till I go to 8th grade. I feel bad for the losers who went back on Monday.
    Alex2276 Alex2276 22-25, F 1 Response Aug 12

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    Starting 8th grade on September 8th.
    Elly2020 Elly2020 13-15, F 1 Response Aug 12

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    I'm starting the 8th grade on the 24th
    PinkyChristina PinkyChristina 13-15, F 4 Responses