Klarsonisms: a romance edition

During my almost 2 month hiatus from this blog (mostly because I haven't thought of anything worth shouting into the internet void), I've made some pretty positive changes in my life. I've started running again. I had a really good talk with my PI, and I feel a lot more confident in my research. I'm … Continue reading Klarsonisms: a romance edition


Life Update #4

Another year has come and gone, and like every sappy millennial with a blog, I've been spending  a lot of time this holiday season reflecting on 2017. "I've been through a lot this year," I think, "Just like every other year, where I have also been through a lot, because 365 days is a lot … Continue reading Life Update #4

STEM doesn’t stand for “Smarter Than Everyone (else), Man”

I just realized that I've been working at Vanderbilt for over 100 days now.  Things have finally begun to feel more natural - I know where most of the buildings are, I optimized my bike route to work, and I even joined the BME grad student council e-board.  As each day passes, I feel more … Continue reading STEM doesn’t stand for “Smarter Than Everyone (else), Man”

I don’t know what to title this, but I do know that I’m pissed.

Around 9am today, Donald Trump issued a series of 3 tweets that read:  "...the United States government will not accept or allow transgender individuals to serve in any capacity in the U.S. Military. Our military must be focused on decisive and overwhelming victory and cannot be burdened with the tremendous medical costs and disruption that transgender … Continue reading I don’t know what to title this, but I do know that I’m pissed.