Project SHORT Blog

Stay up to date with out latest updates, event recaps, and more!

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How to Get Involved in Research

Tips from Project SHORT mentors about how to get into research

Applying to Graduate School as an International Student

Applying to graduate school as an international student can be challenging, but our mentors have some tips to make the process easier!

What to Expect in the First Year of your PhD

First year can be scary, but these tips from 4 current PhD students can help!

How to Stay Organized and Set Timelines

Tips for staying organized during application season!

August Essay Contest First Place

Alison Chan describes her personal motivation to pursue a career in medicine.

August Essay Contest Runner-Up

Sergio Crespo-Flores describes his journey growing up and deciding to study chemistry.

August Essay Contest Runner Up

Dr. Jill Swirsky writes about why she decided to pursue a PhD.