Finding Balance by Saying “No”

If you struggle with finding a balance between your academic work and other obligations in your life, you aren’t alone. It can be difficult to find time for everything important to us. While completing my doctoral degree, people suggested I learn to “say no” when asked to take on additional roles or projects. But, I … Continue reading Finding Balance by Saying “No”

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