I am on my winter break pleasantly being reminded of what life was like before this whole graduate school business. My dry erase board is absent of assignments, due dates, and To-Do lists. All that graces the board is this little Italian phrase: il dolce far niente...quite literally meaning 'the sweetness of doing nothing'. And… Continue reading The art of Uni-Tasking.
Yesterday when I left my apartment, I felt the chill in the air and sadly realized that summer will be soon over. To make matters worse, later that evening I received an email from a professor outlining the first assignment due on first day of class in a few days. Wah! School starts on August 25th.… Continue reading Enjoying the Calm Before the Storm