Category Archives: Writing

Pro-Ductive-Crastination

A short one for once, promise: A dear friend writing her final paper was somewhat stuck on said paper, and it had her down. Her strategy at the time was what we often do (myself included, usually related to weight … Continue reading

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My Breadth-Not-Depth Mantra in Exam Prep

I was waiting to publish this until I tested it out with a few friends, but opening signs are looking very good as finals season starts to wrap up. I’ve been mentoring folks in undergrad and grad school at varying … Continue reading

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Hey, We’re in College XPress!

Just wanted to share some exciting news: we’re being featured (with increasing regularity) in College XPress, a pretty big-time blog-and-other-stuff site.  So far they’ve shared My Crazy Plan to Write a Master’s Thesis in 10 Weeks, and a brand new … Continue reading

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Catch Up in College When You’re Already Way Behind: Part 2–After the Fire Alarm

(Part II, now that the fire alarm is done) It’s mid-February, the shine of the new semester is starting to buff off, and the long grindstone of the next 3+ months is beginning. Maybe you’ve fallen behind on work and … Continue reading

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A H2CC Webinar: How to Catch Up In College When You’re Already Behind (Part I)

It’s mid-February, the shine of the new semester is starting to buff off, and the long grindstone of the next 3+ months is beginning. Maybe you’ve fallen behind on work and need to catch up–don’t worry, it happens to all … Continue reading

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My Crazy (But Successful) Plan to Write a Master’s Thesis in 10 Weeks

My thesis at MIT was definitely the pinnacle of my academic output, and I’m incredibly proud of it. If you want to take a look at it or the abstract, you can find it here—but, in short, it was a … Continue reading

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