5 frequently asked questions to a PhD student

Hey all, it’s May already and it’s the first time I will write about being a PhD student and a research fellow, one of the purposes of this blog. I will answer 5 questions I have been asked (and that other students have been asked) and some of the points are going to be directed to the …

A local’s guide to Aveiro, Portugal

Hey all, this is my first Travel post! This one made me very nostalgic. So, I wanted to talk about a bit lesser known Portugal and I wanted to talk about my hometown of 2013-2014, Aveiro! Are you curious? I went there to work at the University of Aveiro when my previous fellowship was ending …

5 steps to stop using social networks at the office

Hello! April’s almost ending and I still haven’t written all I wanted to! AAARGHHHH! I try to keep up and maybe when I finish some busy work schedule I’ve been having I’ll start writing twice a week =D I will be like the most “giffable” person ever, Ashley Wagner, when that happens! So I love …

Girls Lean In

Hello! As a PhD student and a person that wants to be an entrepreneur, not especifically in the start-up sense, but to create the life I want, I think it’s important to go to events that help us improve and be bolder. I do it often and have learned a lot from several ones, and …

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, …