Caitlyn Blake-Hedges

The ultimate dilemma of graduate student committee meetings: to bring food or not?

October 4, 2019
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Committee meetings are a common occurrence for graduate students and a great opportunity to share your data, gather feedback, work…

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Exploring our microscopic world at the USA Science and Engineering Festival

April 25, 2018
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In early April, Washington, DC, was swarming with tourists for the annual Cherry Blossom Festival, but that wasn’t the only…

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We’re all frauds: managing imposter syndrome in grad school

March 30, 2018
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Imposter syndrome (or imposter phenomenon) is the feeling that you do not deserve to be where you are and that…

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Five tips for explaining your basic science research to non-scientists

January 26, 2018
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One of the hardest challenges we face as scientists is describing our work to friends and family from different walks…

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