Graduate School Chronicles: Overcoming Imposter Syndrome

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A blog post by SOLES MA in Marital and Family Therapy Student Ambassador Cortni Alexander “Impostor syndrome (also known as impostor phenomenon, impostorism, fraud syndrome or the impostor experience) is a psychological pattern in which one doubts one’s accomplishments and has a persistent internalized fear of being Continue reading

Reflections on Entering a Grad Program in Order to Switch Professional Fields

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A blog post by SOLES MA in Higher Education Leadership Student Ambassador Caitlin Hayles Sometimes taking a leap can be scary. When I did it, I was mostly excited but I definitely had my fair share of anxiety. Prior to Continue reading

Looking to an Even Brighter Future: Why you Should Attend a Professional Conference or Training

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A blog post from SOLES MA in Marital and Family Therapy Ambassador Ashlee Delzingaro After reading the title of this post, you might be thinking, “Professional conferences? Trainings? I’m already learning so much! Isn’t that for after I graduate?” Well, Continue reading

Returning to School After Significant Time Since Completing Undergraduate Degree

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A blog post from SOLES MA in Higher Education Leadership Studies Ambassador Juleane Johnson Five years. It took five years for me to transition between undergrad and graduate school. Hello everyone, my name is Juleane Johnson and this is my Continue reading

Representation Matters as a First-Generation College student

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A blog post from SOLES MA in Higher Education Leadership Ambassador Donna Soukantouy I am a first-generation, Laotian-American college student in the Master’s program of Higher Education Leadership. When I first started out the master’s program in SOLES, I pretty Continue reading

How to Prepare for Your Global Study Course

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A blog post from SOLES MA in School Counseling Ambassador, Rosa Hernandez. As a second year School Counseling graduate student, I was lucky enough to take part in two Global Study experiences. In Fall 2018 I went to Italy with Continue reading