Researching Teen Drinking and Alcohol Use: First Steps

This past week I’ve been working on getting my project off the ground, including scheduling my first interviews, conducting them, transcribing them, and looking for patterns and potential codes (and also unpacking and cleaning my room, but I haven’t quite gotten around to that yet). So far I’ve been pleasantly surprised by the number of […]

Update: Research on Catalan Independence Movement

The research is…going. I can’t deny that I wish I had made more progress by now; however, I have found the information I’ve been reading about quite interesting, so that helps. I’ve discovered (or rather, reaffirmed) that I struggle with distant deadlines. I’m most productive under pressure, so perhaps with August looming in the near […]

Update 1: (Belatedly) Sharing Insights from the Infant Formula Industry

Apologies for the delayed posting of my first blog! Since I’m both researching and interning in Washington D.C. this summer, I’m dynamically learning about time management, work-based harmony, and task completion. This blog post details the research I conducted in the first three weeks of May. Since my research process is segmented around my internship, […]