Here at Sweet Tea, Science we are big believers in the importance of platonic relationships to one’s general quality of life. Our culture tends to give supremacy to romantic partnerships, which is a bummer as it undercuts the intimacy and importance of friendship. We think meaningful friendships are extra important during the graduate school journey. It’s a long haul, and it’s important to have a network of support you can rely on to pep you up, cheer you on, and help you problem solve.
Buckle up for some #wholesomeAF content. I’m so excited to share the first installment of our series on how dogs can enrich one’s experience in graduate school. Really, none of us deserve how good dogs are, but we try to be worthy of their affection. Read on for three stories of doggos who deserve honorary degrees.Continue reading “PhDogs and their Graduate Students (Part 1)”
Wheee 2019. 2018 has been a good year for this blog! Over the summer, Meridith took the initiative and got us posting again. And we are so glad we did! This year, we shared a lot of ourselves with you all. Thank you for visiting with us and this space, and allowing us to share our experiences with you.
We are kicking off 2019 like we do each year, with our college besties! This year, we are celebrating in Savannah, GA listening to Rachel nerd out about all the marshes near our AirBnB. Starting off the year with one another always serves to recharge our batteries for work and our other creative projects, like Sweet Tea, Science. We have big plans for 2019! We can’t wait to take you all along with us on this ride!Continue reading “2018 Reflections, Resolutions, and Round-Up”