October 19, 2008

How you finish

Congratulations to danah boyd, who passed her dissertation defense and will shortly join the one percent of the American population with a doctorate. For those of you who are still working on it, I hope you also have an advisor who will "protect [you] as long as [you vow] to kick ass and take names." I suspect Dr. Boyd (dr. boyd?) will continue to do that for many years.

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Posted in The academic life on October 19, 2008 11:27 AM |