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Additional Blog #5: In college everythin...

Lets start with the question of why student has to be tested for everything. A couple of years ago students in my University in Puerto Rico started complaining about what is the real reason why student has to be tested every time they learn something. Of course the professor responded that what other way is […]

Additional Blog #4: GPA doesn’t mean muc

Unfurtunately for students the only way to get in the real competition of finding jobs is with their current GPA. When applying for jobs the first filter that companies uses is the GPA of the student where they establish a threshold so every student with a GPA lower than that are not going to be consider for […]

Additional Blog #3: Is this degree right...

I guess everything about blogs is related to share personal experiences to help other understand or at some point believe that all of us are on the same boat. On this one I want to talk about the uncertainty that we all have when we are going to graduate from high school. We need to decide […]

Additional Blog #2: Should I include it ...

In one the clases we started talking about authorship and how should we handle that when writing a document or in my case a paper. I wanted to share some thoughts about when should we include another student or not in the papers that we write. We started discussing in class all the possible scenarios where another […]

Additional Blog #1: Too many graduate st...

In one of my personal reflections in the journal, I started talking about how in todays world the rate of students getting a degree is higher than the rate of available jobs. Every year students graduate from different Universities across the country with the uncertainty that they are going to get a job related to their […]

Scholarly Integrity: Scientific Miscondu...

This was the case of a doctoral student and faculty member, Jon Sudbo, from the University of Oslo. He was also a physician in the Department of Medical Oncology and Radiotherapy that was accused of scientific misconduct by reporting falsified research in grant application 1 P01 CA106451-01 submitted to the National Cancer Institute (NCI), National Institutes of […]