Managing Expectations: Staying Grounded As You Begin Grad School

Originally posted on PhD Balance social media platforms on 07/12/2020.


How can I rock my rotations? Rotations are a great way to explore a variety of exciting research before determining your “right fit”.


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As a first-year student, this coincides with trying to balance classes while also adjusting to your new life as a graduate student. While you might be striving to achieve it all by putting in countless hours in lab and classes, it’s important to also remind yourself to remain grounded.


Join us in this week’s Stronger Together Module 2 as we delve into managing expectations during rotations.

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