Tag: research



February 17th, 2017

Consistent Constructive Criticism, Hooray!

I’m making the rounds getting feedback on my papers and have one more stop to make next week.  But so far, it’s all good.  I’m getting good solid B to B+ grades on my writing and the comments are the same.  I write too conversationally and too much like a —-  Journalist!  But that’s okay.  It would be much worse,

October 20th, 2016

Not Feeling It, But Not Certain How It Went

So I’ve completed my first midterm.  In fairness, it’s a midterm that is actually a final.  In Research Methods, the midterm is the final and the rest of the semester will be lectures and work on the research design. This is the first test like this I’ve taken in 37 years.  I did take the GRE last year, but not

August 25th, 2016

Professor’s Office Hours

I missed a class on Monday because my boss was in town and I was staffing him. So, since these are discussion classes, you have to meet with the professor to talk over the material if you miss a class. I got to the office on time and we talked about the material at length. The worst part was he