One of the most frustrating aspects of doing a PhD is that more often than not, no one else really… Read more Life’s frustrations!
It is once again that time of year when, after a solid few weeks of peace, university campus returns to… Read more Summer updates: trips and summer schools.
A lot has happened since I last wrote. It is now August (…AUGUST!?) and the department is eeriely quiet, now… Read more Perks of a PhD life: seeing the world!
It has been an odd few months for me. In terms of PhD life, it has been a challenge to… Read more New year, old me.
Time flies when you’re having fun. Three weeks ago, for the first time of many to come, I took a… Read more New Beginnings: I’m a PhD student!
Here is a post I was supposed to publish over a week ago… A short, somewhat more personal than usual post… Read more I’m a graduate!
Originally posted on I just can't see it any more:
On Thursday 23rd June 2016, the voters of the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland…
As I count down the days until my graduation, 66 to be precise, I begin to reflect on all the… Read more The Importance of not being idle.
In the midst of burying my head in a stash of textbooks and lecture notes, which constitutes the revision for… Read more Reconnecting with the World
So it is now February, and I have not written a single post this year yet. Term 2 of my final… Read more What makes a scientist?