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Hot Link: Study Finds Studying a Big Appetite Stimulant

Why are we hungry when we study? Scientists at the University of Alabama found that intense mental activity, like studying for exams and boards, stimulates hunger more than physical exercise. Click on this link for the full article.

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Warning! Graduate School Is Different than College!

Graduate school is different than college! Do you remember memorizing and regurgitating, studying into the wee hours of the morning to take an exam in a few short hours and scramming to write that paper the day before it’s due? Unfortunately, this rings true of many students and it may not be the best way to be successful in graduate school.

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Hot Link: 13 Important Differences Between Learning In Undergrad Vs. Learning In Grad School

Kovie Biakolo at Thought Catalog put together this thought-provoking list of ways she observed grad school was fundamentally different than undergrad. (May apply more for the humanities than the hard sciences, though.)

 

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