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About Adelaide9216

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  • Birthday January 1

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  • Application Season
    2017 Fall
  • Program
    MSW (Thesis Option)
  1. Thank you for your suggestions. English is also my second language and I study at a English university.
  2. I'm taking a workshop at the end of August at uni to help me with my application!
  3. Hello! I thought I would start a thread for those of us who have been accepted and are starting the program this term. I live in Canada. I'm so excited to start my program, and am even considering a Ph.D afterwards.
  4. These are really interesting suggestions. Thank you!
  5. Thank you ! I am starting my master's in a few weeks, so I will definetly look into this. I'm glad to see that I am not the only one who feels this way and that other researchers have thought about this.
  6. Should I look for a specific expert in the field I want to study or should I look at the university first? Thanks
  7. Hello everyone, I am currently a MSW student in a Canadian University. I am considering doing a PhD in the us because I think there are a lot of interesting things happening for social work right now in this country. However, I worry a little bit because English is not my first language, and I come from a low income family. I intend to apply for scholarships but wonder of that is going to be enough. Any advice? I was also looking at Columbia and Boston.
  8. Hello, can you combine a Fulbright with another scholarship (i.e Vanier or Trudeau)?
  9. Oops! I posted in the wrong thread
  10. Hello, can a Fulbright award be combined with another Canadian scholarship?
  11. Hello, does any of you know any blogs or podcasts by social work graduate students who aim to pursue a career in academia? thank you!
  12. Thanks ! I am going to take a look at those.
  13. Hello, I've realized that I have a lot of friends who have done MAs, PhDs or are currently studying in one or the other in my field. It made me realize that they are my friends but that they might end up being my teachers in the next couple of years. It makes the "hierarchy" and boundaries quite blurry. Is it true? Has anyone else noticed this or have any thoughts on this?
  14. Yes, absolutely. I am planning on joining a walking club in my hometown. I am very fortunate, there are a lot of beautiful green spaces near where I live. I am also planning on taking a 10 classes hot yoga membership so I can do a class whenever I feel more anxious or stressed. These are strategies that I've tried before, and that were good to me, and I am trying to put them back into place in my life.