#2134 – Earlier This Week in Delft

ENGLISH I went to Delft earlier this week. Yeah, I mentioned some time ago that I hadn’t been back to Delft since the day I moved to Amsterdam. Finally, this statement is now no longer true! Haha πŸ˜› Obviously I did not go there just because and without a reason, haha πŸ˜† . My PhD…

#2095 – Rotterdam and the Spring This Week

ENGLISH Rotterdam I went to Rotterdam this Wednesday to attend the PhD defense and graduation of a good friend of mine there! πŸ˜€ The short trip made me realize that it had been awhile since I was in Rotterdam, more than a year actually! Anyway, so I took an Intercity Direct service to Rotterdam Centraal,…

#2068 – A Midweek Trip to Copenhagen

ENGLISH At the end of January I went on a midweek trip to Copenhagen to attend the PhD defense and graduation of a friend of mine, which was one of the two trips I did that week! It is the time now for the story πŸ˜€ The transport On this trip, I took Air France…

#2057 – Recapping Last Week

ENGLISH Last week was, indeed, a unique week for me because I had … two separate trips within the week! Lol πŸ˜† . I already mentioned that I was in Copenhagen in Denmark on Tuesday for the PhD defense of a good friend of mine. And of course this trip had to last until Wednesday…

#2054 – A Year A Doctor

ENGLISH This day last year, officially I got my PhD degree and so since then I have been entitled to use the title “Doctor”, haha πŸ˜› . So how has this one year been in relation to this title? Well to be honest, it has been as how it was before my graduation in the…

#1909 – The Mental Roller Coaster of My PhD Defense

ENGLISH This post has been sitting in the Draft section for quite some time, patiently waiting for its turn to get published. Well, before the topic becomes too outdated, I share it now πŸ™‚ . *** Some time ago, I shared how my PhD defense and graduation went. In that post, I concentrated on what…

#1881 – My PhD Defense and Graduation

ENGLISH At the end of January, I successfully defended my PhD dissertation and, therefore, was awarded my PhD degree. And here is the story of how that day, one of the most important days of my entire life, went. 1.Β The suiting up There was a strict dress code thatΒ I must follow for the defense. And…

#1877 – When No News Implies Good News

ENGLISH I wrote this post exactly two months ago, when I was still in the process of arranging my PhD defense and graduation. Obviously, it went well. But I was quite stressed at that time that I decided to channel some of those frustration (and, to some degree, worry) as a post. It helped. And…