Oct 17, 2005

On Being a Graduate Student...

This is not my work, but it's so funny. A graduate student in my department took real images from ready.gov and, uh, tweaked the captions a little:



Thanks for the support, everyone. Unfortunately, I think that this blog will be peppered with little whines and uncertainties for the next few months even if I've discovered PhinsheD since my last post.

4 Comments:

Blogger Ashley said...

It probably does not help to point out that this looks suspiciously similar to the life of a junior faculty member... But then, you (if I remember correctly) are wise enough to be looking for a career in the real world, instead.

10/17/2005  
Blogger Moe said...

bwha ha ha ha. Brilliant. That pretty much perfectly captures my phd experiences. Particularly step 9.

10/17/2005  
Blogger amandamonkey said...

Ah yes, Ashley, I think the fun never ends... And Moe, I've been stuck at Step 9 for a while myself.

10/18/2005  
Blogger Nik said...

this is funny. i want to copy it and sent it to some of the current post-docs in my department. I'm sure they can relate.

10/18/2005  

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