Pep me up please!
February 28, 2012 7:07 AM Subscribe
Looking for success stories of older PhD students (mid to late 40s) who succeeded. Particularly interested in personal experience of was the pain worth it. Similar to this
, but I already decided to jump in with both feet. More details inside.
posted by bmorrison to Education (11 answers total) 18 users marked this as a favorite
47 yo wife, mother, part-time job in first year of CS PhD. Reached the first bump in the road and second-guessing myself. Would love a hoard of pep talks to read and save for future down days. Any help with balancing home life, kids, work, and school would be much appreciated.