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I’m struggling to focus on this week’s post because I can’t drag myself away from Google. To keep making progress with my plan, I met with my academic adviser on Thursday and, after looking at the credits I have left, realized that after this coming spring, it’s possible for me to finish my program entirely during fall 2014 and spring 2015, leaving next summer open for taking an internship anywhere my little heart desires. I’ll have five classes in fall 2014, which will be insane, but it comes out to only 15 credits, which is not unheard of for a single semester. Worth it? I hope so.
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On Being Grateful

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I’m currently wading through my second summer course, Mechanics of Deformable Solids, which I’ve decided, for those who care, is pretty much what you would get if Statics and Intro to Materials Science had a baby. I have also decided that the name of the course is redundant, since all solids are deformable. There is no such thing as a solid that can’t be deformed if enough force is applied. This course is called Mechanics of Materials at other schools, which is more accurate. But I digress.

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