Words of Wisdom: Dr. Burrows

Veronica Burrows, PhD: Words of Wisdom: Dr. Burrows

The importance of allowing yourself the opportunity to change your mind and reconsider your goals.

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Interpersonal Satisfaction
The satisfaction that comes from working with colleagues and interacting with others.

The Importance of Sharing Stories
The importance of hearing other people's stories.

How Do You Build Resiliency?
The importance of having a number of things in your life that bring you joy and satisfaction.

Finding Balance While Pregnant, Moving a Lab, and Negotiating Leave
The importance of maintaining a balanced lifestyle to alleviate stress.

Ways to Cope with Minor Issues Related to Being a Woman
How to observe others' reactions to subtle comments in order to gauge an appropriate response.

The Importance of Having Positive Working Relationships: A Case Study
The importance of good working relationships and when it's worth putting forth effort.

It's the Little Things that Annoy You (Part 1)
The importance of picking your battles to avoid unfair labeling.

It's the Little Things that Annoy You (Part 2)
Captures the small but noticeable annoyances that come with being the only woman.

Critical Mass
Captures the annoyance of male colleagues making sexist assumptions and the challenges with conference travel as a female graduate student.

Words of Wisdom: Dr. Lin
How to seek support and not be shy in asking for help.

Stress from Conflict in a Dating Relationship
Elaborates on a dating situation.

Words of Advice for Students
The importance of supportive peer relationships.

Getting Married During Graduate School
The decision to get married in graduate school.

Special Characteristics of Your Advisor and Struggling with Life Balance Issues
Advisor's experiences encourage well-informed career decisions.

Perspective on Being a Single Woman
Explains some of the setbacks in dating relationships.

Freeing Oneself from a Traditional Model as a Lifestyle Choice
How to accept non-traditional relationships and lifestyles in academia.

The Commuter Marriage
How to maintain a long-distance relationship.




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