I Am In Graduate School

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    Any of you have trouble actually getting in? In one way or another, I've been having trouble getting into grad school for over a year now, all because I'm having trouble getting ONE reference letter in. It's really frustrating me, and I don't know whether it's because...
    WanderingSoul82 WanderingSoul82
    26-30, M
    2 Responses Jan 21, 2009

    So Stressed

    Im in grad school and Im almost at the end. I passed comps and now i have to write my thesis. I teach 200-300 students per semester plus my own classes and work. I know im almost done but i am so burned out. I dont exercise, sleep, or eat healthy. I literally do not want to get...
    want2escape want2escape
    26-30, F
    Jan 4, 2012

    Here Is What My Class Is Like

    I'm currently enrolled in a "suicide" class at seminary. It's four credits worth of classes crammed into two weeks. Which means I have a semester's worth of work to do... over the span of eight days of classes and eleven days total. I'm kind of fried right now. So I thought I'd...
    InquisitiveShadow InquisitiveShadow
    41-45, M
    1 Response Aug 1, 2013
    TheOnlyLostBoy TheOnlyLostBoy
    31-35, M
    Aug 13, 2014

    And got an email from a professor this morning

    to take a withdrawing fail instead of the fail I was about to receive. Awesome. He was a dbag anyways. -__- just feel like a failure at this point :(
    amcgarity amcgarity
    22-25, F
    3 Responses Sep 30, 2014

    I am need of some interviewers!

    I am writing a paper for a graduate level teaching course and I am to ask the following from non-teachers: 1. How do you define the word, "profession" 2. Do you consider teachers to be a profession? 3. Is it necessary to act professionally to be a professional? 4. What is your...
    kat115nk kat115nk
    22-25, F
    Sep 1, 2015

    While I love what I am studying…I HATE

    writing APA papers. It's enough to kill me. The details of it all is enough to make me want to quit. I won't but I get knocked down every course and am not seeming to get better. It's a royal PITA to deal with.
    rustyblueday rustyblueday
    46-50, F
    Feb 20

    I'm really frustrated.

    After taking an internship my first year out of college (bachelor's) and not liking it, I decided to enroll in grad school and pursue a business degree. I got accepted into a MS marketing program and it has been bad. I don't understand some of the professors, the work is arduous...
    Jaxjaguars Jaxjaguars
    22-25, M
    Mar 10
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