Transitions & Plans: The Great Graduate School Change.

As I am beginning my fifth year as a student at the University of Miami, I’m leaving behind old habits and developing new constructive ones. I could never have anticipated six months ago that I’d be exactly where I am right now, let alone that my personal productivity and focus would jump 200%. I honestly could not understand what all of my Graduate-level colleagues were talking about the shift from Undergraduate education to becoming a member of a more elite echelon of the higher levels of higher education. Rumors of less courses but more coursework, “free” time absorbed by additional responsibilities and the like were all dismissed, and na├»vely so. Continue reading