From a senior PhD student to a starting PhD student, this is the graduate school advice nobody will tall you but that you need to succeed and get your PhD title.We all join graduate school with rainbows and butterfly ideas in our minds. We will cure cancer, do research in interesting topics, learn a lot, oh! the scientific method, meet smart people.
Guess what? Life as a PhD student is much different.
Here’s what I discovered during my PhD that was totally different from what I had imagined. This is my graduate school advice for new PhD students. (...) - By Julio Peironcely, NextScientist, September 6, 2012