Dear Grad Student
by Elana M. Gloger, M.S.
April 13, 2021 4:00 pm
A podcast for celebration, commiseration, and support through grad school for the students who are living it (or want to). Join Elana Gloger, a full-time 4th year doctoral student and part-time human, as she chats with fellow grad students about their professional and personal experiences, without taking either too seriously. Episodes include conversations about students’ Day in the Life, conversations about Diverse Identities and Racism in Academia, and themed episodes (like, Mental Health in Grad School or Resources for Efficiency). As grad students, we all love what we do, struggle with what we do, need support through what we do, and should be celebrated for what we do and ‘Dear Grad Student’ is the place for it all.
In this episode of Dear Grad Student, Elana chats with 1st year Psychology Master’s Student, Kara Eversole, about the unwritten rules of grad school. They discuss becoming comfortable with the uncomfortable, prioritizing projects & tailoring your career, boundaries, and taking care of the soul.
Find Kara at her website: http://www.karaeversole.com
Podcast episodes mentioned:
– Ep. 30: To Gap Year or Not to Gap Year: Reasons, Regrets, & Reflections (with Briana Williams)
– Ep. 4: Diversity in Academia: Racism, Privilege, & #BlackInNeuro (with Anny Reyes)
– Ep. 9: #SciComm, Grieving in Grad School, & Not Being Cool (with Ryan Linn Brown)
– Ep 17, P1: Disabled in Grad School: Ableism, Accessibility, & Burning It All Down (PART 1) (with Cait Kirby and Kayden Stockwell)
– Ep 17, P2: Disabled in Grad School: Ableism, Accessibility, & Burning It All Down (PART 2) (with Cait Kirby and Kayden Stockwell)
– Ep. 25: Mental Health Stigma: A Critical, Grad Student Perspective on Treatment, Training, & Lady Gaga (with Jordan Alvarez)
Also mentioned: Daniel Moriarity on Twitter
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