Why You Should Attend Academic Conferences

The word “research” often conjures up many different images in people’s minds – a scientist in a white lab coat and goggles carefully holding a test tube and a beaker, a caffeinated and sleep-deprived student hunched over in front of a computer, or an adventurous scientist in a hard hat and high-visibility jacket sampling the

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How to Ask for a Great Reference Letter

Despite often being neglected until the application deadline, reference letters are crucial for the selection committee to gain a better sense of who you are. They provide additional information regarding your suitability for the award / position that cannot be conveyed solely in your resume, grades, or application statement. While your personal statement provides insight

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