"Wanting someone to understand your research can make you feel like you have to give them all the details [...]. However, you need to accept that you won't be able to recapitulate all your molecular biology classes within a 20-minute talk" Read more in my newest guestblog in Tidningen Curie: https://www.tidningencurie.se/gastbloggar/stinaborchers/boiling-down-science-for-the-public-without-oversimplifying/
The increasing popularity of social media platforms such as facebook, Instagram, twitter, and TikTok, has greatly influenced the way information are spreading nowadays. An estimated 3.6 billion people worldwide have been using social media in 2020 (statista.com), from which a growing group of people is even relying on social media as their primary source for … Continue reading #Sciencefluencer – Communicating Science at Eye Level | Guestblog in Tidningen Curie
You just finished school, your bachelor's - or master's degree and want to apply to a study program and you need to include a motivation letter? I have written a few of these myself, but most importantly, I was part of the admission committee of our master's program and read and graded a lot of these letters for two years in a row. I noticed some mistakes that applicants commonly made and decided to share them with you here to help you avoid making them.
First of all, congrats! You made it! You are currently taking your first step into independent research. The only thing that is still separating you from your degree is your bachelor's or master's thesis work (and maybe some assignments and the last exam). You already heard from other people that stressful times are coming ahead and you are worried that everything will go wrong? It will not! That's why I put together some tips for you, to help you not loose your mind during the process. I was lost in the beginning, too, and as a I thought I would never be able to find through the jungle and graduate. But here I am, holding a bachelor's and master's degree and currently starting the most scary one so far: the PhD.
The winter-term has started or is starting soon and you're starting your bachelor or master? Maybe you are already studying and still have problems staying organized or reaching your goals? Doesn't matter, here are 20 ways to stay organized in uni.