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Digital nomad PhD – Working from Washington DC, Newark and Philadelphia

Hi all! I’m back in Portugal and, in the day I wrote this post, I’m feeling like a digital nomad again. I’m right now on a bus to Braga to attend a conference for my PhD program and to visit some special people in my life. I just finished a conference abstract on my phone …

January, the month of Learning

Hi all! January has oficially ended and I am in such an emotional turmoil. You could have blamed it on the full moon eclipse, but I blame that in having to move out of my apartment, in ending my stay at MIT, and soon starting a new phase for my PhD. I realized how I …

The Happiness Project of a final year PhD student

Hi all! So, this post will be the first about many challenges I have been developing for career growth, and I have seen so many Portuguese bloggers do this challenge since Cláudia from Officinalis talked about this in her podcast (in Portuguese). I also joined the Facebook group (in Portuguese as well). And, as I …

I’m here!

Hello, It’s the first post, first #fleafriday here at A Pulgarita! After a long time thinking about it and having my domain created, finally got the courage. Can’t believe it’s finally here! =D Read in the About section to know more about me and this blog 😉 So here’s how the blog will be organized, …