Grad school etiquette Show more
@bgcarlisle Better questions to ask a grad student, if you want to show that you're interested and you also care about their mental health:
- What's something cool you recently learned?
- Where do you think your field's research might go in the next 5 years?
- Do you have any readings/resources you'd recommend to an interested non-specialist?
Re: Grad school etiquette Show more
@bgcarlisle I, for one, would love someone to ask me how my thesis is coming. Or even about my assignments. There's so much cool stuff I could talk about, but my family is never asks about it, and it's hard to start talking about it at a family meeting without being asked.
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