Friday

It was Friday. Finally. The day had been circled, stared, and highlighted on the calendar, serving as a constant reminder to prepare my mind and hedge my future. Weeks out, my friends had noted...

Up a Wall Without a Paddle… Or Something Like That

I'm not crazy, but people have given me looks that suggest otherwise. These situations usually occur after I've mentioned I'm a graduate student. The probability of receiving the "look" increases...

New Kid on the Block

I’m in grad school. It’s kind of weird for me to say that because it still feels new to me.  I’ve been in the Behavioral Neuroscience Graduate Program at OHSU for just little over a...