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104 votes
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What to do when you spend several months working on an idea that fails in a masters thesis?

76 votes
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Tongue slip problem in presentation even after a good amount of practice

68 votes

Advisor suggesting my marriage may cause problems in Postdoc position search

66 votes

Senior co-author is jeopardizing two years of work

61 votes

How can I oppose my advisor granting gift authorship to a collaborator?

42 votes

What can a student who is already studying hard do to improve low grades?

38 votes
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Should I refuse my advisor's request to write a research paper?

32 votes

How to deal with a nosy fellow graduate student?

32 votes

How to avoid plagiarism when you come up with an argument for a class paper and later discover that another author has the same argument?

30 votes

Should I anglicise foreign names of people/places/organizations in my research?

28 votes

Should I quit my PhD?

26 votes
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Is there a term for the fact that research is done only with the means available?

25 votes
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Advisor moving to Industry for a year, How should I reapply for PhD elsewhere?

23 votes

How not to come off as boasting or arrogant, if you are one of the few active students in a class?

21 votes

Should we translate non-english university names?

21 votes
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How to find credible sources for a general reference?

20 votes
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My problem about writing a technical/research report/paper

19 votes
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My adviser keeps changing his mind about my papers. What should I do?

18 votes

Do professors change their impression of a previously bad student?

17 votes

Thesis: What are the requirements before saying "There is no research on that" and how to phrase it?

16 votes
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Is there scientific value in recreating existing papers in natural language processing for further languages?

15 votes

How should an graduate student with Aspergers syndrome prepare for a teaching career?

12 votes

How do I communicate my research with a general audience more effectively?

11 votes

How to professionally quit a student job?

11 votes

Include article in bibliography I didn't cite

10 votes

Master's thesis - lack of evidence, possibly poor topic choice

10 votes
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Changing field from Computer Science to Philosophy

10 votes

Another student used my completed work, what should I do?

10 votes
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M.Sc. after long 16 years in industry

10 votes
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How to know when its time to quit grad school, due to my own failings