Grad Life

Welcome to Nebraska sign
"Welcome to Nebraska" by Jimmy Emerson, DVM | CC BY-NC-ND 2.0

Tues., March 8, 2016; by Brianna Hitt & Jess Tate

Two ambassadors weigh in on picking where to live: Jessica Tate offers considerations for graduate students looking for an apartment or house, and Brianna Hitt shares her experiences as a commuter.
outlet
"Pyloned" by Grant Hutchinson Follow | CC BY-NC-ND 2.0

Tues., Feb. 23, 2016; by Alisha Caldwell

Give your mind a rest between challenging tasks by making time to pursue a hobby or interest.
Photo courtesy of UNL Outdoor Adventures

Tues., Jan. 26, 2016; by Jessica De Silva

Try one of these winter-proof workouts and enjoy the benefits of keeping active!
close up of snowflakes
"Snow up close" by Wesley Lelieveld | CC BY-NC-ND 2.0

Tues., Dec. 15, 2015; by Patrick Habecker

Travel safely and stay warm and snug during the winter months.
A road extending through plains to the mountains
"The road to Canyonlands viewpoint" by The Gonger | CC BY-NC-ND 2.0

Tues., Nov. 17, 2015; by Brianna Hitt

When Brianna Hitt drove to the Joint Statistical Meetings in Seattle, she gained insight into her graduate school journey along the way.
the gazebo at the Sunken Gardens
"Lincoln Flickr Walk" by Natodd | CC BY-NC-ND 2.0

Tues., March 24, 2015; by Jairo Cervantes

“Fun” and “free” are the perfect combination for fully enjoying your time in Lincoln when you're not in class or researching.
Sweets for Chinese New Year
"Festive Snacks" by David Tan | CC BY-NC-ND 2.0

Tues., Feb. 10, 2015; by Xiaoqian (Annie) Ma

Winter's nearly over and spring's just around the corner. Grad Ambassador Xiaoqian (Annie) Ma writes about her favorite holiday that marks the change of seasons: Chinese New Year.
a quiet spot to sit and relax
"It's time to relax and unwind..." by Vinoth Chandar

Tues., Dec. 16, 2014; by Derrick White

Key to making the most of your break is figuring what will benefit you the most, whether that’s resting, working, or doing a combination of the two.
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"Hot Tamales" by Adam Cohn

Tues., Dec. 9, 2014; by Adrian Lara

Adrian Lara shares two holiday events from Costa Rica: making tamales and watching the National Children’s Hospital light their tree.
fake glasses and nose disguise
"91/365 Happy April Fools Day!" by Mykl Roventine | CC BY-NC-SA 2.0

Tues., Dec. 2, 2014; by Stephanie Shipp

Grad Ambassador Stephanie Shipp shares what it's like to have impostor syndrome - and how to overcome it.

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