March 2, 2020

One of the factors that almost stopped me from joining the research team was the fact that I was not a marketing major.  As someone who studied organizational and strategic communication, I was worried that I would not have the theoretical framework or the knowledge to...

January 6, 2020

Being a research assistant as strengthened my presentation skills, my ability to comprehend convoluted articles, and most of all, my ability to write.

Academic writing and the ability to work through research articles has been immensely helpful for me my senior year.  M...

December 2, 2019

Despite having to come to campus at 7:00 a.m., or having to stay after a long and grueling day of classes until 6:00 p.m., I missed the steady presence of research in my life. 

College course have an uncanny way of being inconsistent, from scheduling deadlines all withi...

October 7, 2019

One of the benefits of a research assistantship is that I get to work on my own terms and my own time, so long as I met the project deadlines.  While this flexibility is wonderful, it requires one to be incredibly self-disciplined.  Sometimes, self-discipline is hard t...

February 5, 2018

I had no intentions to go into research when I started college.  In fact, I had no idea what I would be majoring in or what I wanted to do for the rest of my life.  I chose to focus on my general education requirements for my first semester to figure things out and too...

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