Having just wrapped-up my first year in the DEL program, I decided to reflect on my lessons learned thus far and offer some advice to future DEL students: Press submit, Reach out, Work smart, & Enjoy now!
Last month I had to commit to a Masters Project (MP) idea. The week before it was due I found myself frantically having books FedEx-ed from the Duke Library, scheduling emergency calls with my mentor, and writing, then re-writing my idea summary until…
The best part of wrapping up the my first semester was the chance to reconnect with all my DEL-MEM colleagues at the December Place-Based Session, also known as “PBS.” I’ve been looking forward to this PBS even more than the Downton Abbey premier and embraced the challenge to identify solutions to the the global problems each of us will work to address.
Message from successful DEL-MEM grads? The degree isn’t the end; it’s just the beginning.
Borrowing a lesson from yoga, MEM student learns how to refocus when the work gets overwhelming.
If I can master the online classroom, anyone can! Here are the tips and tricks I’ve picked up in my first few weeks.