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Tangurena
  • Member for 12 years, 3 months
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  • Frankfort, KY, USA
20 votes

Am I reading enough of the scientific literature? Should I read for breadth or depth?

14 votes

How important are my grades to the rest of my PhD career?

11 votes
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In U.S., why do many engineering departments care about professional engineer registration?

9 votes

Will people judge me negatively for skipping department seminars?

9 votes

Do universities maintain secret textbooks?

4 votes

Should I take courses that are not directly part of my research topic?

4 votes

Is there a rule or style guide on use of gender-specific pronouns in academic papers?

4 votes

Does doing a postdoc mean a commitment to an academic career?

4 votes

Publishing a creative, important result – does it create any real finance opportunities (jobs, etc.)

2 votes

How common is it to write out a script for a talk? What are the benefits?

2 votes

Do I need to have teaching experience before entering grad school?

2 votes

How to organize my papers and notes from the beginning of my PhD?

2 votes

How good are "For Dummies" books in Academic Study?

1 vote

How do so many people here on Academia.SE, and in general, afford lavish higher education programs?

1 vote

How does making notes of what you read help you in research/teaching?