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Summer is a precious time for academics and graduate students.  Even if we have some teaching load over the course of summer, we often have a longer period of time with fewer obligations than during the semester.  But with the grading done and final grades submitted, it is also a time with no schedule imposed …

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It took me years to come up with a time management system that worked for me.  YEARS. It has only been through trying different approaches that I figured out what works for me.  In fact, at different times in my education and career, different systems have worked. Making adjustments was necessary to find what works …

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