3 Writing Center Resources that Helped me Complete my Dissertation

Writing my dissertation was the most challenging, yet most rewarding of endeavors. With over a decade of graduate school experience, I have had many opportunities for academic and professional writing. As such, I believed I possessed the necessary skill set required for writing a doctoral dissertation. Unfortunately, a few months in I had a sad … Continue reading 3 Writing Center Resources that Helped me Complete my Dissertation

5 Essential Tips for Email Etiquette

Email has easily become one of the quickest ways to communicate, especially in online learning environments, where most forms of communication are virtual. Even so, communicating with staff and faculty can be daunting for students new to the online setting. Having the confidence to reach out ensuring the intention and tone don't get lost when … Continue reading 5 Essential Tips for Email Etiquette

Becoming Tech Savvy at Walden

Going back to school in the online environment presents numerous challenges, including keeping files and documents organized, becoming comfortable with new software applications, and learning how to properly save and back up documents. So here are some tips that I have used to prevent me from having a nervous breakdown from technology-related issues. Issue #1 … Continue reading Becoming Tech Savvy at Walden

4 Lessons in Times of Crisis

Being a student is one of the most intense and exciting adventures of our lives. In this academic journey, we focus all our energy and keep organized, but sometimes the unexpected happens. After all, we are human; situations occur that are beyond our control, and this is where we must be creative to cope. Living … Continue reading 4 Lessons in Times of Crisis

3 Things I Needed to Successfully Complete My Doctoral Capstone

Are you worried about the challenge of the dissertation or capstone process? If so, then you are not alone.  When I started, I was unaware of all the considerations and requirements needed for a successful journey.  To help alleviate your concerns, I am sharing a few pearls of wisdom I have learned through my own … Continue reading 3 Things I Needed to Successfully Complete My Doctoral Capstone