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Strolling around Harvard Campus

Hi all! Don’t you love when you have a commitment somewhere, and things don’t go as planned afterwards, making a shift for the better? I had that same feeling when I found myself in Harvard and had to work after the said commitment. I tried to go to the cafeteria of Harvard Art Museum (which is… Continue reading Strolling around Harvard Campus

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Back to the Back Bay, Boston

Hi! Even though I still didn’t travel outside the Boston and Cambridge area, the travel posts keep coming. First of all, I want to say that this afternoon walk and post comes this soon in my stay in the area due to a coincidence. I had gone to a bar nearby Newbury Street and I… Continue reading Back to the Back Bay, Boston

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Strolling around Beacon Hill, Boston

Hi! The day I wrote my latest post (check out my 1-month lessons in Cambridge & MIT) I had had enough. Enough of spending 10 days straight at MIT without a day off, feeling so sucked into this wonderful campus, but I needed to get away. Since I have a flexible work schedule, I thought… Continue reading Strolling around Beacon Hill, Boston

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What I learned in 1 month in Cambridge & MIT

Hi! So, if you read my blog frequently, which I hope you do (Pussy the Boots eyes), you might have noticed I’ve been a bit absent from writing and making social media content. So that would be my first lessons about this month! Today, March 3rd 2017, it’s 1 month since I’ve arrived! I am… Continue reading What I learned in 1 month in Cambridge & MIT

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Little Portugal in East Cambridge, Massachusetts

Hi all! It’s been a week already that I moved to the USA and the walking can’t stop! I know I will be much busier with work very soon, but this month I want to get to know Boston and Cambridge as much as possible. Well, as long as the snow permits. I must think I’m… Continue reading Little Portugal in East Cambridge, Massachusetts

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Leadership for non-leaders

Hi all! This post comes at the end of the first week here at the MIT. It has been super eventful and I really should take more pictures to showcase my life, but I can say that, as I write this, we had a severe snowstorm. MIT even shut down. Here are some pictures of… Continue reading Leadership for non-leaders

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The first weekend in Boston

Hi all! I have been super busy getting to know the city, setting myself up at the MIT, and I even saw the first snow already. But today I managed to wind down a little and try to get this post ready before Tuesday ends here in the East Coast. The first weekend was amazing… Continue reading The first weekend in Boston

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Life’s like a bicycle

Hi all! This will be a very short post, I’m writing this like 6h before I depart to the USA and there’s a bunch of things to do still, so it’s just to say that today is the day I’m moving to make part of my PhD in Boston. I have been feeling all the… Continue reading Life’s like a bicycle

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Intra Rail in Portugal – Beira Baixa railway

Hi all! This post will start a series of posts about my “goodbye” to Portugal before I go to the US. As I write this post, I should be taking off from Lisbon in 1 week from now in order to head towards my new life in the US. I know I have a few… Continue reading Intra Rail in Portugal – Beira Baixa railway

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Interview with Sophie from Soph Talks Science

Hi all! This month has been hectic, with lots of cool things at work that take time and the preparation of the move to the US. I am honest, I did not manage to write as I intended because of this, but I am glad that I managed to release the two interviews with other… Continue reading Interview with Sophie from Soph Talks Science