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Why would a prospective advisor ask if I'm meeting other advisors?
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It's possible she may want to discuss your academic future with other faculty members. Bouncing ideas of other potential advisors to come up with the best fit for you wouldn't be outside of the realm ...

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Recommended tools for graphs and charts
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Excel can be used to create most graphics. It can be a bit click-y, but for one-off graphics, Excel is often the fastest way to create a custom graphic if you already know how to use it. The trick ...

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Was a professor correct to chastise me for writing "Prof. X" rather than "Professor X"?
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Although I find it very unusual the professor doesn't approve of you using the Prof. abbreviation, he is able to state his preference for how you address him. Some people are VERY particular and some ...

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What's wrong with my e-mail to potential PhD supervisors?
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I sent it to 5 different professors in different universities, is the sample too small to expect some answers? I know professors are flooded with e-mails so it could be normal not receiving answers. ...

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