Category Archives: to candidacy and beyond

ABD!

From my supervisor: “Congratulations Danielle Lorenz! A great program of research and an extremely well-defended candidacy exam. Well done!” I did a thing! Advertisements

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To Candidacy and Beyond: Weeks…Uhhh

On Friday I submitted the first draft of my candidacy proposal! It took longer than I thought: I assumed I would be done in about 3.5 months like my MA thesis, which was of a similar proscribed length. Of course … Continue reading

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To Candidacy and Beyond: Weeks Eleven and Twelve

Once again this is a combined post because I forgot to update again last weekend. To be fair, I was all out of sorts ( = sad) because a bird flew into a window and died on my balcony. Though … Continue reading

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To Candidacy and Beyond: Week Ten

I can’t believe it has been ten weeks since I started writing about my candidacy progress. A lot has changed in terms of what I’m thinking about my project and how I will see it come to fruition from the … Continue reading

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To Candidacy and Beyond: Weeks Eight and Nine

I spent a good portion of last week trying to figure out what I had forgotten, or was missing. It turns out it was writing an update last week. Oops. Last week I wrote eighteen pages, and this week I … Continue reading

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To Candidacy…And Beyond: Week Seven

Another week another several pages of notes and no writing. Unlike the previous three weeks however, I’ve finished with my batch of book sources. In fact, I finished on Friday. I just didn’t happen to do any work on the weekend. … Continue reading

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To Candidacy…And Beyond: Week Six

Guess who still has no written words to show progress? ME! Guess who is okay with it? ME! *shrug* With my ability to work being dependent on the weather I can’t always assume every week will be a highly productive … Continue reading

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