Advice from the President to Incoming Students

I had the honor of being published on our HESA Blog!

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How to Do This Grad School Thing:

I have spent the past few weeks meeting new grad students in our program, discussing movies and sports with them, playing games, and more. There are some great people from across the country who have recently joined our ranks as a part of the new cohort. Finally, somewhere, conversations turn to school and classes. And so I decided to put together my list of advice for our new friends and anyone out there preparing to begin their grad school process.

So what should you know about Grad School? Well, there are a few things to be aware of. First, this is no longer undergrad. If you have entered the field of higher education and are in a degree related to that, you are probably just now beginning the academic study of a field that you have spent several years working in. That makes…

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About rigsurfer

A Brother of Delta Upsilon International Fraternity, Inc., Joined in Fall 2010. Completed a B.A. in English at North Carolina State University in 2013 and received a M.Ed. in Higher Education Administration at Texas Tech University in 2015. Passionate about Leadership and Diversity as well as Ducks, Scooby Doo, and reading.
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